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Discuss Spotting Scopes here
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Binoculars Discussion forum
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Natural History Macro Photography
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Nature In General
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Orchids, Wild Flowers and more.
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Land Based Mammals
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A forum to discuss all the wildlife not covered in other forums.
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The World Today / Off Topic Subjects
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Test your knowledge - are you a super brain or a bird brain?
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