Red-Capped Plover in non-breeding plumage (or juvenile, or even one of each!). Really awful photo.
Daily Archive: August 16, 2016
Striated Heron, also known as Mangrove Heron, or Striated Bittern
I was amazed to discover that this bird is on the EPBC Act list as Critically Endangered. It doesn’t seem very uncommon around here. We must be very lucky.
Another local bird that is listed as “near threatened” on the ICUN Red list Better images in this post.
I had this one tagged as an Intermediate Egret, but it’s actually a Little Egret. I discovered this when I got a new photo of a Little, and was checking it’s ID in my...