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    Default WEEKLY THEME GALLERY 6/4/12 "GOODBYE WADERS"

    This week we pay tribute to the migratory waders as they set off on their journey back to the northern hemisphere....good luck guys

    Bar-tailed Godwit

    Limosa lapponica
    Barwon Heads, VIC
    15/7/2011

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    Bar-tailed Godwits (Limosa lapponica), and Black-tailed Godwits (Limosa limosa) filling the air at Toorbul wader roost, Qld on the 17th December 2011, with Bribie Island in the bg.
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    Last edited by Owen Lishmund; 06-04-2012 at 04:11 PM.
    Cheers, Owen.

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    Lots of Bar-tailed Godwits (Limosa lapponica) in breeding plumage at Shoalhaven Heads this morning 6/4/12.
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    Couple of Godwits having a high tide snooze.
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    The Red-necked Stints - not many here now, some are colouring a little.

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