Posts made in September 6th, 2012

The Olympic Duck!

Posted by on Sep 6, 2012 in Birds, Wildlife Moment Of The Week | 0 comments

Very excited! Today we saw a bird we have both been hoping to catch a glimpse of for ages…..a torrent duck! Or pato cortacorrientes here in Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina This little fellow has the stout tail of a cormorant and the finesse of the ‘bobbing waiter’; the European dipper. He has a striking white head and neck with saucy black streaks.  His “Senora” disappeared rapidly with a whirr of wing beats upstream, flicking the white-water torrents as she bombed past. Her retreating shape did, however, appear disappointingly brown. Determined to see more of...

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ipadio: Hear Dave and Kath’s daily phlog – 14th phonecast

Posted by on Sep 6, 2012 in Dave and Kaths IPADIO Phonecasts | 0 comments

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