• Roebuck Bay is emptying out

    10 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    Migration is in full swing here in Broome and Roebuck Bay is starting to empty out. Each evening the shorebirds head off on their migration to breed in the Northern hemisphere. We have been lucky enough to observe the V formation over our garden as dusk falls and the call of the Bar-tailed Godwit as they set off on their long journeys. Most of the shorebirds will be flying non-stop until they reach China.
    The shorebirds that remain this week are still heavily camouflaged in amongst the rocks. There are Whimbrel in the header photo above, but you may need to look closer to see them. This...
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