Brown Gerygone and Others.

Sightings within the local survey area for the period 1 Mar - 31 May 2010. 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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Rod Hobson
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Brown Gerygone and Others.

Post by Rod Hobson » Sun May 16, 2010 10:00 pm

Folks,

A few more species for the "Autumn Within - 2010":

Brown Gerygone x 1 on Prince Henry Drive, Toowoomba on 14.04.2010 (also a single of this species along the Fern Tree Gully Walk, Redwood Park on 14.05.2010).

Spectacled Monarch x 2 on Prince Henry Drive, Toowoomba on 14.04.2010.

A male Regent Bowerbird on Gatton Creek, Redwood Park on 16.05.2010.

A Large-billed Scrubwren on Gatton Creek, Redwood Park on 16.05.2010.

Some other interesting sightings along Gatton Creek today were a pair of Brown Cuckoo-Doves, a single Emerald Dove and a small party of bathing White-naped Honeyeaters. Also along this creek last Friday I flushed a roosting Southern Boobook and today I found an old Noisy Pitta anvil along the upper reaches of the creek. All shell remains strewn about the anvil site were of the large native land snail Pedinogyra hayii.

Regards,
Rod Hobson

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