Watch out for woodswallows

Dusky Woodswallows are around throughout the year, resident in our local bush. With the first warm day forecast next week look out for migrating White-browed and Masked Woodswallows. They typically arrive on hot northerlies from the inland, listen out for their chattering overhead over the next week or two.

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Dusky Woodswallow, Cemetery Road Newstead, 13th September 2014.

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Tail-flicking courtship behaviour.

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All of the woodswallows have gorgeous powdery plumage.

One response to “Watch out for woodswallows

  1. The plumage may be powdered but the blue beak gloss….

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