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Anas castanea at Red Head Villages Bushcare - 9 Feb 2020
Anas castanea at Red Head Villages Bushcare - 9 Feb 2020
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Identification history

Anas castanea 9 Feb 2020 CharlesDove
Unidentified 9 Feb 2020 Tanya

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Author's notes

There were 3 pairs on lake Conjola yesterday there was one pair with three ducklings. Today there were no ducklings. Sorry about the quality of the photo. iPhone isn’t ideal for bird photos.

2 comments

CBrandis wrote:
   11 Feb 2020
Eels are partial to ducklings
Tanya wrote:
   11 Feb 2020
yes indeed they are. though haven't ever seen one in the lake.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 6 Abundance
  • 9 Feb 2020 02:24 PM Recorded on
  • Tanya Recorded by
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