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Interesting and unusual bird observations
Birdline South Australia

Birdline South Australia is a site for the reporting of rare or unusual birds outside their normal range, unusually high or low numbers, early or late arrivals or departures for migrant species and interesting behaviour or unusual habitat usage.

Birdline South Australia is supported by Birdlife Australia and moderated by David Harper, Margaret Alcorn and Paul Taylor.

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Reports published in the past 30 hours.

June 2021
Tue 8highlightNorthern Shoveler
Chappel Rd., Hindmarsh Island
One bird with hundreds of Grey Teal, a few Australian Shoveler, one Chestnut Teal. No sandbank as tide was in, so birds all out on the water from boat ramp off Cooinda Drive.Weather was very rough, water choppy. eBird checklist
Tony Russell and Hazel Cowie 9/6 #260299
Fri 4Common Gull-billed Tern
Clinton CP (head of Gulf St. Vincent)
2 Common G-b Terns, one in breeding plumage. With 7 Australian Gull-billed Terns.
Paul Taylor 4/6 #260273

May 2021
Sat 29Australasian Darter
Port Wakefield
One young darter at the wharf. The first I've seen here, and unusual to be fishing in sea water and roosting in mangroves.
Paul Taylor 29/5 #260251
Outside normal range
Early arrival; late departure
Interesting behaviour
Hard to see
Unusual habitat
Uncommon in area
Unusual numbers
Rare vagrant
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