Fan-tailed Cuckoo. DEAD on Stewart Is

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Fan-tailed Cuckoo. DEAD on Stewart Is

Postby sav » Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:33 pm

Matt Jones tells me someone picked up a dead Fan-tailed Cuckoo in Oban yesterday. It had been hit by a car! That's sort of unlucky on Stewart.....

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Re: Fan-tailed Cuckoo. DEAD on Stewart Is

Postby CMKMStephens » Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:50 pm

That's some colossally terrible luck.

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