Later that day we arrived in Ibusuki and while Jaap registered for the Nanohana Marathon I checked out a small park and found this family of pipits.
ビンズイ, Olive-backed Pipit
On the way back to Fukuoka we stopped at Isahaya, where we searched, but didn't find the Black Storks. Following the flight of a Marsh Harrier I nearly missed these 2 bitterns...
サンカノゴイ, Great Bittern