Friday, October 30, 2015
We finished the first day birding at the Chingshui Wetland in Jinshan, where in December 2014 a young Siberian Crane had arrived. It proved easily the most productive birding area of the day. Apart from the crane, which has become habituated to a guy who works the paddies, highlights included a female Painted Snipe, a great mass of herons and egrets taking the air, and a distant Long-tailed Shrike.Siberian Crane... and friendSpot-billed DuckPre-roost departure of mixed egrets and Grey HeronsIntermediate EgretCrane warning...
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