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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Tempasuk Paddy Fields, Kota Belud Update

 30th September 2020



Below is the list of waterbirds seen at the above in the early migratory season together with Oliver:

  • Great Egret
  • Intermediate Egret
  • Little Egret
  • Cattle Egret
  • Javan Pond Heron
  • Cinnamon Bittern
  • Black-winged Stilt
  • Oriental Pranticole
  • Pacific Golden Plover
  • Little Ringed Plover
  • Black-tailed Godwit
  • Bar-tailed Godwit
  • Asiatic Dowitcher
  • Common Redshank
  • Common Greenshank
  • Marsh Sandpiper
  • Wood Sandpiper
  • Common Sandpiper
  • Red-necked Phalarope
  • Common Snipe
  • Red-necked Stint
  • Little Stint
  • Temminck's Stint
  • Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
  • Long-toed Stint
  • Whiskered Tern
  • White-winged Tern


Images taken with Swarovski Optik STX95. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

 

Sharp-tailed Sandpiper is a common passage migrants to Kota Belud

 

Wood Sandpiper


Little Ringed Plover

 


Sharp-tailed Sandpiper



Red-necked Phalarope


From left to right: Wood Sandpiper (left and bottom right), Black-winged Stilt juvenile and adult and Common Greenshank (middle)


White-winged and Whiskered Tern


Pacific Golden Plover


Scanning for the juvenile Little Stint with Mt. Kinabalu at the background with Ali and Oliver


My setup Swarovski STX95 + TLS APO + Nikon V1 mounted on Swarovski Optik PTH gimbal head and Fotopro carbon fibre tripod


Good sealed road around the paddy field


Shooting the Sharp-tailed Sandpiper!




Happy birding and stay safe everyone!