Challenge 2016

Over 300 species have been reported with a 20 km radius of Toowoomba City since 1975. In any given year we can expect to record 220+ species with a combined effort (= the yearly challenge). See what's been reported so far in 2016. Post sightings of species on the wanted list.
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T. rex
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Joined: Fri Jan 08, 2016 4:39 pm
Location: Edge of the Range, Mount Lofty.

Challenge 2016

Post by T. rex » Sun Jan 31, 2016 1:15 pm

G'day All,

I have just joined the group, and for my first post, I will set out the birds seen this year from our property in Zone C4, Mount Lofty to be precise. All the usual suspects, and nothing unusual, and mostly seen just from the deck of the house, and not by intensive searching and observation.

Jan 1st to Jan 8th
Red-browed Finch
Laughing Kookaburra
Pheasant Coucal
Superb Fairy-wren
Australian Magpie
Pied Butcherbird
Pied Currawong
Torresian Crow
Wedge-tailed Eagle
Brown Quail
Common Myna
Pale-headed Rosella
Black-faced Cuckoo-shrike
Noisy Miner
Masked Lapwing
5x Yellow-tailed Black-Cockatoo (8th Jan '16)
Sulphur-crested Cockatoo
Crested Pigeon

10th Jan 2016
Red Wattlebird
Yellow-faced Honeyeater
Red-backed Fairy-Wren

15th Jan
Channel-billed Cuckoo

21st Jan
Blue-faced Honeyeater
Lewin's Honeyeater

30th Jan
Noisy Friarbird

Pat McConnell
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Re: Challenge 2016

Post by Pat McConnell » Wed Feb 03, 2016 4:24 pm

Well done Mike. Good list.


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