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A godwit's goodbye

On the airwaves:

Australian comedian and birdwatcher John Clarke and his partner-in-comedy Brian Dawe; an exclusive interview for Birdlife Australia, April 2014.

Leaving on a jet stream

In the departure lounge

It’s autumn (in the southern hemisphere) and Australia is again farewelling its shorebirds. Check out the YouTube link at https://support.birdlife.org.au/emailviewonwebpage.aspx?erid=1226068&trid=d38f4835-aea6-4eff-b902-45aa31d8ad9

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Journey of the Magi

“A cold coming we had of it,
Just the worst time of the year
For a journey, and such a long journey: 336 more words

Departures and arrivals

Waving the waders goodbye from downunder:

‘Saturday, 10 May 2014 marks World Migratory Bird Day for 2014…About 5 million shorebirds make a round trip up to the arctic to breed every year. 507 more words