Bar-tailed Godwit, Rotorua

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Tony Whitehead
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Bar-tailed Godwit, Rotorua

Postby Tony Whitehead » Sat Oct 26, 2019 4:23 pm

Lone Bar-tailed Godwit feeding in the horse paddocks on Lee Rd. at the end of the airport runway.
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Bar-tailed Godwit, Rotorua
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David Lawrie
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Re: Bar-tailed Godwit, Rotorua

Postby David Lawrie » Sun Oct 27, 2019 9:11 am

I was sent a photo of two Godwit at Lake Ngaroto near Te Awamutu last week.
On examining the photo they were clearly juvenile Godwits.
Last night at Miranda there were at least 237 juveniles in the flock of 4300. So a big influx last week.

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