New sightings for us this year

Sightings within the local survey area for the period 1 Jun 2012 - 31 Aug 2012. The local survey area is a rectangular area extending from Kingsthorpe NW of Toowoomba to the Mt Whitestone/Fordsdale area SE of Helidon.
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kevin and kay williams
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New sightings for us this year

Post by kevin and kay williams » Mon Jul 23, 2012 8:21 am

Seen but unfortunately not photographed at bottom end of Redwood Park 20th July - a Powerful owl adult. It was in the new walking track on the right (downstream) of main forest walk .

Also an exciting sighting at the western end of Toowoomba Airport on Sun 22nd July - a Bush Stone-curlew.

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Mick Atzeni
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Redwood records

Post by Mick Atzeni » Thu Jul 26, 2012 9:36 pm

Well done Kev and Kay. Many years since I've seen or heard of a Powerful Owl in that section of Redwood.

The Bush Stone-curlew is also new for the year. Relieved to know that bird's still around. Looked for it a couple of times recently in the usual places near Beacon Crt without success.

Regards
Mick

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