Checklist S16572584

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Owner Michael Ramsey

Incidental
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Morning visit to the duck pond, northern shore woodland, boat ramp area and along the dam wall. Large numbers of cormorants and pelicans notable today. Water levels are starting are starting to recede a little. Birds a little harder to come by today, spring activity seems to have disappeared. Eremaea Birds List 105285

Observations

  1. Number observed: 7

    Details: a few

  2. Number observed: 2

    Details: pair at the duck pond

  3. Number observed: X

    Details: many

  4. Number observed: 1

    Details: just one roosting by the duck pond, female

  5. Number observed: X

    Details: a few

  6. Number observed: X

    Details: most common duck

  7. Number observed: 2

    Details: duck pond

  8. Number observed: 1

    Details: at times there are hundreds here, only one today at the duck pond

  9. Number observed: 6

    Details: many heard

  10. Number observed: X

    Details: most at the duck pond

  11. Number observed: X

    Details: duck pond

  12. Number observed: 1

    Details: seen well at the duck pond

  13. Number observed: X
  14. Number observed: X

    Details: a few heard

  15. Number observed: 3

    Details: a few heard

  16. Number observed: 1

    Details: heard then seen well in rushes by the dam wall

  17. Number observed: 1

    Details: in reeds off the boat ramp

  18. Number observed: X

    Details: common

  19. Number observed: X

    Details: a few

  20. Number observed: X
  21. Number observed: 15

    Details: some following pelicans

  22. Number observed: 10

    Details: duck pond and boat ramp

  23. Number observed: X

    Details: common

  24. Number observed: X

    Details: very common

  25. Number observed: X

    Details: common

  26. Number observed: 2

    Details: roosting at the duck pond, could probably call a scarce resident here now

  27. Number observed: 390

    Details: impressive numbers, especially by the dam wall where there were over 200, large flocks were fishing in the wetlands being followed by flocks of cormorants, others seen in thermals overhead

  28. Number observed: 2
  29. Number observed: 4
  30. Number observed: 1

    Details: edge of the duck pond

  31. Number observed: 3
  32. Number observed: 2

    Details: fly overs

  33. Number observed: 4

    Details: near the boat ramp

  34. Number observed: 3

    Details: small flock at the boat ramp actively feeding with a White-faced Heron following

  35. Number observed: 2

    Details: near the boat ramp

  36. Number observed: X
  37. Number observed: 2

    Details: one flew off the dam wall, both light morphs

  38. Number observed: 1

    Details: roosting in the nearby hills

  39. Number observed: 1

    Details: over reeds

  40. Number observed: 1

    Details: near the duck pond

  41. Number observed: 6

    Details: quite a few, most were on the ground in a paddock, perhaps feeding on a dead sheep

  42. Number observed: X
  43. Number observed: 1

    Details: first record for the wetlands, over the duck pond chased by a Willie Wagtail

  44. Number observed: 2
  45. Number observed: 4
  46. Number observed: X
  47. Number observed: X
  48. Number observed: X

    Details: common

  49. Number observed: X

    Details: quite a few along Lake Mokoan Rd

  50. Number observed: X
  51. Number observed: X
  52. Number observed: X
  53. Number observed: X
  54. Number observed: 1

    Details: flowering gums at the boat ramp

  55. Number observed: X
  56. Number observed: X
  57. Number observed: 3
  58. Number observed: 8

    Details: two groups

  59. Number observed: X
  60. Number observed: 1

    Details: heard

  61. Number observed: X
  62. Number observed: 2

    Details: females, boat ramp

  63. Number observed: 4

    Details: boat ramp

  64. Number observed: 1

    Details: heard near the boat ramp

  65. Number observed: 1

    Details: heard but in the distance from the boat ramp

  66. Number observed: X
  67. Number observed: X

    Details: one chased a Dollarbird

  68. Number observed: X
  69. Number observed: X
  70. Number observed: 2

    Details: only heard along Lake Mokoan rd

  71. Number observed: X
  72. Number observed: X

    Details: common

  73. Number observed: X

    Details: in reed beds, one at the duck pond was nesting

  74. Number observed: 1

    Details: heard by the dam wall

  75. Number observed: 2

    Details: a couple, singing and calling has pretty much ceased

  76. Number observed: X
  77. Number observed: X

    Details: flock near the dam wall

  78. Number observed: X
  79. Number observed: X
  80. Number observed: X

    Details: increasing

  81. Number observed: 1

    Details: along Lake Mokoan Rd

  82. Number observed: 7

    Details: near the duck pond, some juveniles with black bills

  83. Number observed: X
  84. Number observed: X
  85. Number observed: 1

    Details: heard in thistles at the boat ramp