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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 28th October 2017, 13:58
Replies: 3
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Posted By portnoy58
Not really sure. It's probably resident and even...

Not really sure. It's probably resident and even described by Brazil as 'endemic' to the adjacent province eastwards, Zhejiang. New to area but likely to be here for about 18 months so one to keep...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 28th October 2017, 06:32
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By portnoy58
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China

I can't readily place this. Thought it was a tit, a Yellow-bellied, maybe a juvenile or female. Can someone assist please. Seen in Yuhuatai Park this morning, an urban forest park in Nanjing. Thanks
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 6th April 2017, 09:58
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By portnoy58
Many thanks for this.

Many thanks for this.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 6th April 2017, 00:30
Replies: 2
Views: 222
Posted By portnoy58
China, Jiangsu. Warbler ...Phylloscopus sp?

Can anyone help with this photographed in the gloom in a school yard in an urban setting, Nantong City, Jiangsu .... see east central China. Many thanks.
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Wednesday 22nd March 2017, 22:54
Replies: 1
Views: 438
Posted By portnoy58
Red-crowned Cranes Paper

This paper addresses the impact of captive RCs on the diminishing and endangered wild population and may be of interest to birders in the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 13th March 2017, 00:33
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By portnoy58
Thanks, glad I posted ......maybe time to pack it...

Thanks, glad I posted ......maybe time to pack it in!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 13th March 2017, 00:26
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By portnoy58
Ah your surprise makes me think it must be...

Ah your surprise makes me think it must be another error on my part
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th March 2017, 22:53
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By portnoy58
Thanks for this, much appreciated. I got the...

Thanks for this, much appreciated. I got the family right (!) which is more than I can say for the Smew and Hooded Merganser which were also present but which also had me thinking they were grebes...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th March 2017, 22:18
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By portnoy58
Slavonian Grebe, Yancheng, Jiangsu, China

Would I be correct in calling this a Slavonian Grebe - seems to have flatter head structure and a clear loreal stripe which helps distinguish it from the other contender, Black-necked Grebe. Many...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 5th March 2017, 20:43
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By portnoy58
Many thanks.

Many thanks.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 5th March 2017, 20:43
Replies: 2
Views: 243
Posted By portnoy58
Many thanks.

Many thanks.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 5th March 2017, 11:37
Replies: 2
Views: 243
Posted By portnoy58
Another Bunting, Nantong, Jiangsu

...and I think this one is in fact Yellow-browed.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 5th March 2017, 11:24
Replies: 2
Views: 302
Posted By portnoy58
Bunting, Jiangsu, China

The more I look the more I am drawn to Rustic; initially I thought Little, mainly because there are lots around, then Yellow-browed, but thought a tinge of yellow should be on the supercilium, then...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Thursday 2nd March 2017, 12:50
Replies: 0
Views: 415
Posted By portnoy58
Driver in Yancheng/Jiangsu area

I'm considering a spin up to Yancheng in Jiangsu to check out the cranes before they depart. Does anyone know of a local driver who would familiar with the area and would be able to get me round the...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Thursday 2nd March 2017, 12:44
Replies: 0
Views: 362
Posted By portnoy58
Driver in Yancheng/Jiangsu area

I'm considering a spin up to Yancheng in Jiangsu to check out the cranes before they depart. Does anyone know of a local driver who would familiar with the area and would be able to get me round the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 26th February 2017, 14:33
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By portnoy58
Thanks very much to you both for your assistance.

Thanks very much to you both for your assistance.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 26th February 2017, 12:34
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By portnoy58
Thanks and apologies I hope this helps.

Thanks and apologies I hope this helps.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 26th February 2017, 09:50
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By portnoy58
Bunting China

Not sure on this bunting species. Is it a Little Bunting or a Chestnut-eared or what?! Seen in scrub/wasteland in Nantong City, Jiangsu Province, China.
Forum: Reptiles and Amphibians Sunday 19th February 2017, 03:06
Replies: 2
Views: 1,242
Posted By portnoy58
Frog in Park in China

Can anyone help me with this frog seen yesterday in a public park in Nantong, Jiangsu province. Many thanks
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th February 2017, 21:50
Replies: 7
Views: 383
Posted By portnoy58
Many thanks. The bird in question seemed a bit...

Many thanks. The bird in question seemed a bit larger and stouter than a rubythroat, a species with which I am familiar though the submoustachial markings had me thinking. I tend towards Pale Thrush...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th February 2017, 11:28
Replies: 7
Views: 383
Posted By portnoy58
Park Birds, Nantong, Jiangsu, China

What is this fellow? Seen this afternoon in park in Nantong, Jiangsu, China. Badly digiscoped images...
Forum: Thailand Tuesday 15th December 2015, 11:40
Replies: 3
Views: 657
Posted By portnoy58
you could contact Dave Sargeant on...

you could contact Dave Sargeant on www.norththailandbirding.com - he lives in Chiang Mai. He may well be busy bit worth a try.
Forum: Thailand Friday 20th December 2013, 14:22
Replies: 10
Views: 1,529
Posted By portnoy58
There were leeches in KY 4 weeks ago - however it...

There were leeches in KY 4 weeks ago - however it was still quite wet then and it is drier now though it is quite cold ...
Forum: Thailand Friday 20th December 2013, 14:21
Replies: 10
Views: 1,529
Posted By portnoy58
I would strongly advise you to avoid either KY or...

I would strongly advise you to avoid either KY or KK at New Year - in fact from the weekend preceding New Year through to the end of the weekend after the New Year. It is a huge public holiday in...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 30th March 2013, 03:26
Replies: 2
Views: 505
Posted By portnoy58
Yeah a Purple Heron is almost unmistakeable, but...

Yeah a Purple Heron is almost unmistakeable, but your link shows it can be mistaken ! The Purple Heron is much bigger, longer necked and billed than this bird which is a pond-heron - I don't know...
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