Friday, May 25, 2012

Western Treatment Plant, Werribee


Ponds near the birdhide, smoke in the distance from burning off

A fox hiding in the grass

Whistling Kite

Great Egret

Swamp Harrier

Swamp Harrier

Black Shouldered Kite

Black Winged Stilt
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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Waterbirds at Patterson River

 
 
 


Some inclement weather has stopped the shutter from clicking over the last few days but I did manage to get some shots of a few of the locals at Patterson River in Victoria. This is always a good location for waterbirds who enjoy fishing in the river.

First up, a Royal Spoonbill flew in to annoy the cormorants, followed by a White Faced Heron, the resident Great Egret, and the local Black Cormorants.
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