Birds we have seen today.

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kelly111
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Birds we have seen today.

Postby kelly111 » Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:02 pm

So me and my son had a good day at the Ashley Waikuku River mouth today.this is what we did see and got photos of.
So off the beach we had seen 9 Gannets.yes 9 that was so good to see.
2 Graat black cormorants.
30-40 Pied cormorants.
10+ Little pied cormorants.
3 White faced herons.
20+ Black swans.
30+ Ganada Goose.
10+Paradise Shelduck.
50+ Mallard duck.
10+ Grey teal.
50+Black back gull
10+ red billed gull
20+ black billed gull.
5 Shoveler.
3 harrier.
30+ Pukeko.
5+Coot.
1 black oystercatcher.
6 Spur winged plover.
4 Banded dotterel.
2 Black fronted dotterel.
4 Wrybill.
8 Pied stilt.
20+ Black fronted terns.
20+ White fronted terns.
3 Kingfisher.
2 Welcme swallow.
1 Grey warbler.
So it was a good day.
RandF
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Re: Birds we have seen today.

Postby RandF » Mon Aug 19, 2019 6:54 am

Great list, well done!
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Richard Hurt

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