• Brown-headed Thrush

    16 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Kasia Rinkai Park on Tokyo Bay will host the slalom canoeing events for the upcoming Olympic Games, Tokyo 2020. In the meantime, it played host to my target bird for the trip.
    The Brown-headed Thrush , Turdus chrysolaus , is a very typical thrush and you may wonder why anyone would get excited about such an indistinguished bird. In my case it is because I had only ever seen one, many years before, but had lost my details of the trip, so it never got entered when I crossed from my original wildlife-listing software to eBird. The lost list consisted of a handful of common birds and I didn't...
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