Birdpedia – Australia – Weekly Digest

The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period Monday, November 2, 2020 to Sunday, November 8, 2020:

Area: SA

Location: Near Tolderol Game reserve Langhorne Creek

Brown Songlark (Cincloramphus cruralis) (1) After leaving the reserve we heard and then saw the bird first on the power lines and then calling as it descended wings up onto the paddock next to the reserve.

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis) (1) The single bird was foraging among the cattle in same paddock as the songlark

Reported by: Winston Syson on Sunday, November 8, 2020


Location: Crn of Lake and Lake Plains Rd Milang

Zebra Finch (Taeniopygia guttata) (20+) Birds were first sighted at the Lake side of the road. Stopping the car we were not sure what they were as they moved further away we set up the scope and were surprised to to identify them as Zebra finch.

Reported by: Winston Syson on Sunday, November 8, 2020


Location: Langhorne Creek Cemetery

Rainbow Bee-eater (Merops ornatus) (3) Birds were calling and then one landed very close to us in full sunshine

Reported by: Winston Syson on Sunday, November 8, 2020


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