Barbary Dove, Travis Wetland, ChCh

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Barbary Dove, Travis Wetland, ChCh

Postby GrahameNZ » Sun Mar 10, 2019 9:54 pm

A pleasant surprise when I was leaving Travis this afternoon.
Beside the Education Center.
It tried to feed on the ground but a Blackbird took exception to it and chased it away.
There's a small population of them not too far away at Bottle Lake.

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RandF
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Re: Barbary Dove, Travis Wetland, ChCh

Postby RandF » Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:37 pm

Also a small breeding population at Kiwiflora Nurseries at 851 Waterholes Road near Templeton, Chch

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