Its very hot and we progress to our second target area where the waders are for some reason very skittish and unsettled. We struggle to use a scope to count the bird soup of red knots and bar-tailed godwit as the heat is causing a distracting shimmer..
|High tide kaipara roost site|
|South Island Pied Oystercatchers|
|Settling down to count at the high tide roost area|
|Red Knot and godwit|
Photos and More to follow...………………..