• Varied Sittellas at Langi Crossing

    16 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Last week I wrote about our camping trip to Langi Crossing for Grant's birthday. We are very lucky that it is a reliable place to observe Varied Sittellas and they are often observed on the drive in on the gravel road. They are very distinct in flight due to their white wings being clearly visible and size wise there is no other bird similar. When you are walking through the bush or sat in camp it is the sound of the Varied Sittellas that you hear - or not as the case may be.
    I always seem to hear some of the smaller shriller sounding birds, which Grant does not. Examples are the fairywren...
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