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Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit (Image ID 39969)
Photographed byTerence Alexander on Sat 29th Feb, 2020 and uploaded on Sat 11th Apr, 2020 .
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ID39969
CommentThe tide was going out on the bay. The shorebirds had collected and were slowly moving off to feed near to where I was entrenched on the mudflats. I enjoyed watching the Godwits bury their bills then exit with the water dripping, followed by the expulsion of what looked like a sandy pellet
EquipmentCamera body- Nikon D500
Lens used- Nikon 500mm PF f/5.6
1/3200 sec at f 6.3 ISO 500
4:15 pm with afternoon sun behind me
LocationQueens Esplanade, Thorneside, Queensland
Keywordsadult, non-breeding plumage/features
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