Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Side benefit of chasing Zitting Cisticolas along Orient Station road yesterday, a few images of Rufous-throated Honeyeaters (Conopophila rufogularis) in same pasture habitat hovering low in their search for prey amid the grasses.
Nothing really sharp, but a somewhat oriental feel to the scene, specially when cropped horizontally.
Townsville Common Cons. Pk, track to Jacana hide, today. Flew off a second later with lighter load.
Oooh, look! What's that shiny black and white bird? It's so smooth and black on back and head. Could it be a rarely seen Satin Fly...
Dusky Moorhen pauses while attending to morning toilette in Townsville Palmetum. Not my target bird, but couldn't find Rufous Owl repo...
Remember this? And this? Or this? Now the scene is this. Queensland Parks and Wildlife burned east of road in Town Common Co...