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oconnore51
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water birds

Could i have some help to id these water birds, Sydney Olympic Park, thank you

003 by Ann Connor, on Flickr

012 by Ann Connor, on Flickr

004 by Ann Connor, on Flickr

muz1970
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Front bird is a Red Necked Avocet

3 waterfowl on right look like Grey Teals to me. Bit hard to tell. Not sure on others

Last photo on left I believe is a Pied Stilt 

dwatsonbb
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Pied Stilt also known as "Black Winged" or common Stilt. Not confirming muz's ID, as I really have no idea, but they seem to match what I see on the Morcombe app, so probably right.

Dale Huonville, Tasmania

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Agree with all 3 IDs and all commonly seen at Olympic Park. Appears that you were at the hide so also look out for Red-kneed Dotterels as a pair are often in front or to the LHS from the hide. Walk down LHS path and water birds often closer. 

Gsue

oconnore51
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Thank you all.  That is helpful.  Yes, i was at the hide Sue and i did think i had some pictures of a Red kneed Dotterel as well as a black fronted Dotterel.  But I must have been mistaken, I did see them though. 

elizabeth

oconnore51
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Can this be confirmed?  A Dotterel? I know it's not a good photo.  Thanks!

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elizabeth

dwatsonbb
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I reckon that is another Stint but as always happy to be wrong

Dale Huonville, Tasmania

muz1970
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Not Stint but Stilt as above. 

dwatsonbb
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Thanks muz that what I meant to say Stilt.

Dale Huonville, Tasmania

oconnore51
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okay thanks!

elizabeth

Devster
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The White-headed Stilts (as they are now known) are fairly easy to tell as they look like they are on stilts.

The Dotterals are a lot smaller and normally in very shallow water or mud. They can often be seen darting along. Hope that helps

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