Birds of a Feather

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Here is a sample of the wildlife that you can see at Mabel Talbot Reserve in Jolimont, Perth. The ex-swamp is surrounded by lawn and houses, but the water birds don’t seem to be bothered by that. Those are Australian Wood Ducks above.

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At present many of the birds have young to look after, like the Eurasian Coot above, the Grey Teal family below and the Black Swans that we featured a few days back.

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There are also Hardheads (below) and Blue-billed Ducks.

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And if you don’t know a grebe from a coot, there are bird identification signs to explain what species hang around in this small lake.

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