Migrants Checked In

Imagine there is such a thing as Avian Immigration  Department, the followings have checked in since August 2011

  1. Common Sandpiper  Actitis hypoleucos
  2. Common Kingfisher  Alcedo atthis
  3. Brown Shrike  Lanius cristatus
  4. Tiger Shrike  Lanius tigrinus
  5. Asian Brown Flycatcher  Muscicapa dauurica
  6. Oriental Honey Buzzard  Pernis ptilorhynchus
  7. Blue-Tailed Bee-Eater  Merops philippinus
  8. Little Egret  Egretta garzetta
  9. Cattle Egret  Bubulcus coromandus
  10. Yellow Bittern  Ixobrychus eurhythmus
  11. Black Baza  Aviceda leuphotes
  12. Chinese Pond Heron  Ardeola bacchus
  13. Common Redshank  Tringa stagnatilis
  14. Grey Wagtail  Motacila cinerea
  15. Crested Goshawk  Accipiter trivirgatus
  16. Purple Heron  Ardea purpurea

There are a lot more migrants not listed here and there are more to come. It is time to get out there more often to bird watch. Go get your binoculars dusted and your notebook for the bird watching season has started!

Post By : Wendy – Nature Guide