7 October 2014

Mostly Autumn Migrants

Mostly in the order they were taken, mostly passage migrants, mostly at Mai Po...

Purple Heron

Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit - race "menzbieri"

Whimbrel

Eurasian Curlew
Eurasian Curlew

Garganey (female)

Pacific Golden Plovers


Pheasant-tailed Jacana

Pheasant-tailed Jacana

(Western) Osprey

Common Redshank

Common Greenshank

Grey Plover
"Th - Th - That's All, folks !"

Dollarbird

8 comments:

  1. Very nice shots John. Secretly hoping that the Jacana was departing for Brunei...

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    1. Thanks, Folkert - the jacanas have become rarer here due to HK and regional habitat destruction.

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  2. Mostly, I would say great shots and well done. Guess what - they are great shots. So, well done!

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  3. I was trying to identify the birds before i scrolled down to read the captions. Missed a few. I was really stumped by the jacana in flight. Great shots. I really like the Dollarbird photo.

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    1. Hi John, the jacanas usually bring a "Now, what's that?" reaction in me, too - and I should be more familiar with them !

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  4. Amazing photos of waders as usual, John!

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    1. Thanks, Ayuwat - we've got plenty of waders around right now.

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