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6 Swift Parrot at Thurgoona, NSW

Lathamus discolor at Thurgoona, NSW - 30 Mar 2022
Lathamus discolor at Thurgoona, NSW - 30 Mar 2022
Lathamus discolor at Thurgoona, NSW - 30 Mar 2022
Lathamus discolor at Thurgoona, NSW - 30 Mar 2022
Lathamus discolor at Thurgoona, NSW - 30 Mar 2022
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Identification history

Lathamus discolor 30 Mar 2022 Darcy

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Significant sighting

ClaireSee noted:
30 Mar 2022

Listed as critically endangered nationally, really important to record the distribution and habitat.

User's notes

Very excited to find a flock of 12 swift parrots on the CSU campus! Got a great look at the little guys. A couple were getting chased by the odd noisy miner, but mostly they were perched in a group in a casuarina, occasionally flitting to and fro to other trees.

2 comments

   2 Apr 2022
wow. That is so many to see at once. I'm totally envious! Can the public enter the CSU campus to look at birds?
Darcy wrote:
   2 Apr 2022
Yeah the campus grounds are open to the public

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Species information

  • Sensitive
  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 12 Abundance
  • 30 Mar 2022 06:09 PM Recorded on
  • Darcy Recorded by

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