Birds of Forest Lakes

Nestled away in Perth's southern suburbs is Thornlie, part of which is the Forest Lakes estate.
This housing development was developed in the late 1970's and 1980's and luckily the planners had the foresight to include several lakes in it's layout, hence the name. A pity they forgot about ...more ↓

Australian Raven (Western) 1
Corvus coronoides perplexus
Australasian Grebe 1
Tachybaptus novaehollandiae
Australian Reed Warbler 1
Acrocephalus australis
Australian Shelduck 1
Tadorna tadornoides
Australian White Ibis 1
Threskiornis molucca
Black-fronted Dotterel 1
Elseyornis melanops
Pied × Black Stilt 1
Himantopus leucocephalus × novaezelandiae
Crested Pigeon 1
Ocyphaps lophotes
Australasian Nankeen Night-Heron 1
Nycticorax caledonicus australasiae
Yellow-billed Spoonbill 1
Platalea flavipes
Laughing Kookaburra 1
Dacelo novaeguineae
Rainbow Lorikeet 1
Trichoglossus moluccanus
Hardhead 1
Aythya australis
Western Corella 1
Cacatua pastinator
Little Pied Cormorant 1
Microcarbo melanoleucos
Spotless Crake 1
Zapornia tabuensis
Eastern Great Egret 1
Ardea alba modesta
White-faced Heron 1
Egretta novaehollandiae
Magpie-lark 1
Grallina cyanoleuca
Western Swamphen 1
Porphyrio porphyrio
Eurasian Coot 1
Fulica atra
Red Wattlebird 1
Anthochaera carunculata
Australian Wood Duck 1
Chenonetta jubata
Willie Wagtail 1
Rhipidura leucophrys

Edited by Colin Richardson, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

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