• A day of clouds and colours

    23 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Whenever we are able we spend our Christmas Day birding together. If either of us is working then we still do a list each and combine it at the end of the day. It is almost a practice run for New Year's day when we start a new bird list for the year. However, what we see one week can really vary by the following week depending on the weather and the tides.
    Christmas Day in Broome this year started with some clouds and we had a short sunny rain shower the day before. We get a lot of isolated showers at this time of year and they can easily miss the rain gauges at the designated locations...
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