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Australian Painted-snipe

Australian Painted-snipe
Photographed byWarren Bennett on Sat 18th Nov, 2017 and uploaded on Wed 22nd Nov, 2017 .
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ID28389
CommentSeen at Noosa resource and recovery centre after information received from members of Birdlife Australia, Sunshine Coast. Did not seem to be phased by the attention it attracted over the period that it stayed in this small water course. Light rain falling at the time. Photo taken from a distance of twenty metres.
EquipmentNikon D810, Nikor 200-500, f/5.6, 1/1000 sec,ISO 2200, 500mm
Location561 Eumundi Road, Doonan (Queensland)
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Keywordsimmature, feeding
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