Birdpedia – Australia – Weekly Digest

The following is a digest of Sightings Reported on Birdpedia for the period Monday, January 18, 2021 to Sunday, January 24, 2021:

Area: SA

Location: Rogues Point Yorke Peninsula

Brown Quail (Coturnix ypsilophora) (9) 2 Adult birds with 7 newly hatched chicks crossing road, after a bit of a panic 3 made it over the road and the rest stayed the other side.

Brown Quail (Coturnix ypsilophora) (4) 4 adults were sighted closer to the beach at James well.

Reported by: Winston Syson on Friday, January 22, 2021


Location: Black Point Yorke Peninsula

Elegant Parrot (Neophema elegans) (6) Birds were sighted on the track down to the beach

Dusky Woodswallow (Artamus cyanopterus) (2) Sighted driving through the town area

Reported by: Winston Syson on Friday, January 22, 2021


Location: Mac’s Beach Yorke Peninsula

Fairy Tern (Sterna nereis) (11) Resting near the tide line

Reported by: Winston Syson on Friday, January 22, 2021


Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Location: Thompson’s Beach Dublin

Eastern Curlew (Numenius madagascariensis) (4) Birds were resting close to mangroves and could be observed from that part of the beach when entered from from the beach path opposite prion road. Many other waders had been roosting in the Mangroves waiting for the tide to turn.

Reported by: Winston Syson on Friday, January 22, 2021


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