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Australian Pied Oystercatcher

Australian Pied Oystercatcher
Photographed byRose Wisemantel on Fri 30th Sep, 2016 and uploaded on Mon 26th Feb, 2018 .
Resolution1400x1050
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ID29700
CommentPied Oystercatcher family at Belongil Beach, near Byron Bay. The adult looks like it has a injured left leg, but a minute later it looked fine.
EquipmentNikon D90 55-300 Nikor Lens, ISO 200, 300mm, f22, 1/125, Cropped & edited in photos & preview on my Mac.
LocationBelongil Beach, near Byron bay (New South Wales)
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Keywordsjuvenile, adult
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