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Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit (Image ID 34203)
Photographed byAndrew Browne on Sat 16th Feb, 2019 and uploaded on Tue 19th Feb, 2019 .
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ID34203
CommentThis image was taken during a VWSG (Victorian Wader Study Group) cannon netting and banding expedition. There were 2500+ godwits at the roost site on high tide, along with red knots and grey plovers. Approximately 100 godwits were banded, flagged, weighed, measured and scientific samples taken. Nil injuries or mortalities.
EquipmentNikon D500 Nikon 500mm f/5.6 lens Handheld in boat Processed in Lightroom 1/2500 sec at f5.6, ISO 640, 500mm
LocationDream Island, Mann's Beach (Victoria)
Keywordsin flight, adult
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