Mokpo, December 27

Bird News from Andreas Kim

The end of the stream between Samhyang and Yeongsan bridge, a tidal stretch of about 100m, was again quite birdy all morning until the low tide made all ducks move out: Eastern Spot-billed Duck 9, Mallard 7 and one presumed hybrid of Mallard and Eastern Spot-billed DuckGadwall 11, Little Grebe 6, Eurasian Coot 1, Red-brested Merganser 1, Black-headed Gull 28, Taimyr Gull 1, Grey Heron 1, Little Egret 1, White Wagtail 4.


Eastern-Spot-billed-Duck_AKEastern Spot-billed Duck Anas zonorhyncha, © Andreas Kim

Mallard_AK-3Mallard Anas platyrhynchos, © Andreas Kim

Mallard_AK-4Presumed Mallard-Eastern Spot-billed Duck hybrid, © Andreas Kim

Gadwall_AK-1Gadwall Anas strepera, © Andreas Kim

Gadwall_AK-2Gadwall Anas strepera, © Andreas Kim

Little-Grebe_AK-3Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis, © Andreas Kim

Black-headed-Gull_AK-3Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus, © Andreas Kim

Taimyr-Gull_AKTaimyr Gull Larus heuglini taimyrensis, © Andreas Kim

Grey-Heron_AKGrey Heron Ardea cinerea, © Andreas Kim

Little-Egret_AK-2Little Egret Egretta garzetta, © Andreas Kim

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