Black Bittern

Sightings within the local survey area for the period 1 Dec 2007 - 29 Feb 2008. 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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Bill Jolly
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Location: Lockyer Valley

Black Bittern

Post by Bill Jolly » Tue Dec 18, 2007 1:35 pm

I disturbed a Black Bittern at the creek-side, near the house, mid-morning on Monday 17 December. It flew off upstream.

The Bush-hen was calling on Saturday and Sunday evenings, but not last night, Monday.

Bill Jolly

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