• Cable Beach Pied Oystercatchers continue to hatch

    11 monthes ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Following on from the sad loss of our first Pied Oystercatcher chick of 2020 the other eggs are now also hatching. The pair of Pied Oystercatchers that nest to the north of the vehicle beach access were due to hatch this week. I mentioned the disregard to the signage asking for vehicles to not go into the dune system two weeks ago. The vehicles continued to ignore the signage. Arriving at the sign on Tuesday 21st July we were not impressed to see the amount of vehicle tracks that were now in the area of the nest. The header photo above shows all of the vehicle tracks heading to the nest...
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