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michaelb

Hi. I'm Michael Bedingfield. I've been exploring the natural areas around southern Tuggeranong since I moved here in 1992 and became interested in the local native plants. Since then I've drawn many of them, joining Friends of Grasslands to share this interest. Later I began to document and photograph these plants, starting with Tuggeranong Hill Nature Reserve, then the lower slopes of Mount Rob Roy Range, and the Murrumbidgee River Corridor nearby. Tuggeranong Hill and Rob Roy are very rich in native floral diversity. After a while I started photographing and drawing the local animals as well, large and small. When Michael Mulvaney and Aaron Clausen saw my enthusiasm for the local flora and fauna, they asked me to help them in developing and administering the Canberra Nature Map website. It has been a very rewarding experience.

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9 Bird of prey sightings with images

Aquila audax at Coombs, ACT - 17 Sep 2017
Aquila audax at Denman Prospect, ACT - 20 Aug 2017
Aquila audax at Denman Prospect, ACT - 23 Jul 2017
Falco cenchroides at Tuggeranong, ACT - 24 Jan 2017
Accipiter cirrocephalus at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2016
Aquila audax at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Mar 2015
Haliaeetus leucogaster at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Nov 2014
Aquila audax at Tennent, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Haliaeetus leucogaster at Greenway, ACT - 5 May 2014
Aquila audax at Coombs, ACT - 17 Sep 2017
Aquila audax at Denman Prospect, ACT - 20 Aug 2017
Aquila audax at Denman Prospect, ACT - 23 Jul 2017
Falco cenchroides at Tuggeranong, ACT - 24 Jan 2017
Accipiter cirrocephalus at Paddys River, ACT - 13 Feb 2016
Aquila audax at Paddys River, ACT - 1 Mar 2015
Haliaeetus leucogaster at Paddys River, ACT - 22 Nov 2014
Aquila audax at Tennent, ACT - 6 Aug 2014
Haliaeetus leucogaster at Greenway, ACT - 5 May 2014

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