Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Discover the ZEISS Digital Nature Hub

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Happiness is spiders on my hat.
Rate this Entry

6/21/09 - Upper Waiakea Forest Reserve, Road R

Posted Monday 22nd June 2009 at 22:26 by bkrownd
Updated Tuesday 23rd June 2009 at 03:00 by bkrownd
Sunday I went back to Road R with an entomologist, and we looked at all the interesting native plants again, particularly trying to puzzle out the cyrtandras. He caught a lot of native flies along the way, particularly around rotting clermontia branches, and it was interesting to learn about all of them.

Despite wonderful weather I don't recall if I heard a single 'apapane all day! Typical 10 minute bird counts were 4-5 Japanese white-eye, 2 'oma'o, 2 'elepaio, 1 northern cardinal. The 'io were still near the cyanea enclosure. Individuals of Japanese bush-warbler, hwamei and red-billed leiothrix in the tropical ash plantation area.
Total Comments 0

Comments

 
Recent Blog Entries by bkrownd


Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.10004497 seconds with 20 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 21:04.