Auckland – West                          Mainly West of Queen Street – seen through my lens

August 26, 2014

Kingfisher

Filed under: Birds,Cornwallis — paul @ 6:57 am
Kingfisher

Kingfisher

The tide was going out when we visited Cornwallis on Sunday. Kingfishers (kĊtare, Halcyon sancta) find themselves a perch on a rock, scanning the beach for any movement. With great accuracy they dart forth to pick up crabs and similar delicacies.