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Summer birding in Shanghai

One year ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

Summer in Shanghai is not the best season for birding - most birds seem to agree with me that it is too hot. And yet, there are still birds to see...
The Black-crowned Night Heron is one of my favorite common birds in Shanghai. If it wasn't so common, I would be quite happy to travel some distance to see it.
This Eurasian Hoopoe has just been pushed aside from its feeding spot by a Crested Myna - and even a juvenile, what a shame!
A Common Cuckoo , a rare example of me successfully taking an in-flight shot.
A Common Moorhen chick, both cute and ugly.
Grey-headed Lapwing - juvenile and...
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