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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 17:06
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Posted By KenM
Looks like Dunlin. Cheers

Looks like Dunlin.

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 18th November 2017, 22:56
Replies: 6
Views: 346
Posted By KenM
Yes Greenfinch, looks like a female in very...

Yes Greenfinch, looks like a female in very strong light.

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 18th November 2017, 19:01
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By KenM
Here's a Meadow Pipit for comparison...

Here's a Meadow Pipit for comparison alan....flesh coloured legs, very long hind claw, generally smaller and cleaner looking below and above.

Cheers
Forum: Birds & Birding Saturday 18th November 2017, 11:32
Replies: 957
Views: 87,033
Posted By KenM
Lucky Buggers you two with Hawfinch in the...

Lucky Buggers you two with Hawfinch in the garden! Although having had a number of flyovers and a couple of singles (distantly) perched up briefly, never had them during the Winter months. April (1),...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 23:13
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By KenM
A-a-a-a-h....I've spent too much time on "tut...

A-a-a-a-h....I've spent too much time on "tut other side of pond"

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 19:52
Replies: 6
Views: 232
Posted By KenM
Am wondering if it might be a Red-shouldered...

Am wondering if it might be a Red-shouldered Hawk?

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 18:55
Replies: 9
Views: 340
Posted By KenM
It's not a Yellow Warbler, here's one for...

It's not a Yellow Warbler, here's one for comparison.

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 18:45
Replies: 6
Views: 241
Posted By KenM
.....so am I :t:

.....so am I :t:
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 18:39
Replies: 6
Views: 245
Posted By KenM
Hi Ajay, would not Mirafra affinis be the default...

Hi Ajay, would not Mirafra affinis be the default taxa for the region of Bangalore?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 18:02
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By KenM
....Of course. :-C

....Of course. :-C
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 17th November 2017, 17:09
Replies: 4
Views: 213
Posted By KenM
I'm thinking Pacific Golden Plover? Cheers

I'm thinking Pacific Golden Plover?

Cheers
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 16th November 2017, 16:56
Replies: 957
Views: 87,033
Posted By KenM
Presumably they're generally not keen on your...

Presumably they're generally not keen on your elevation Brenda?
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 16th November 2017, 16:43
Replies: 103
Views: 5,549
Posted By KenM
Roland, In replying to your post 95, it was an...

Roland, In replying to your post 95, it was an "in general" question, presumably Robins, Sylvias and Acros. for example are mostly nocturnal. FWIW from my experience during the Canary Wharf Migrant...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 16th November 2017, 16:01
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By KenM
It's a Swallow sp. Cheers

It's a Swallow sp.

Cheers
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 16th November 2017, 09:11
Replies: 103
Views: 5,549
Posted By KenM
Mmmm....Interesting! I wonder if nocturnal...

Mmmm....Interesting! I wonder if nocturnal migration is greater than diurnal?
Not something that I've considered before, I wonder....would the former have any advantage over the latter i.e. less risk...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 15th November 2017, 10:46
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By KenM
Having trawled the web for ''perched Peregrines''...

Having trawled the web for ''perched Peregrines'' I found a number of birds with a suffused pink/buff wash to their underparts, and have to deduce that this ''type'' as Tom pointed, out is not...
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 14th November 2017, 18:19
Replies: 103
Views: 5,549
Posted By KenM
Thought that this might be of general interest...

Thought that this might be of general interest regarding Hawfinch, and perceptions at the time, taken from the LNHS Birds of the London Area since 1900 (published by Collins in 1957).

''The great...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th November 2017, 16:56
Replies: 9
Views: 479
Posted By KenM
.....probably been bathing on a rusty roof panel....

.....probably been bathing on a rusty roof panel. ;)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th November 2017, 15:15
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By KenM
Well they are known to be "vane".....

Well they are known to be "vane".....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th November 2017, 12:13
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By KenM
Cheers Tom, thought it worth flagging, don't know...

Cheers Tom, thought it worth flagging, don't know how frequently this type occur in the UK....perhaps it came in with the Hawfinches? ;)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th November 2017, 10:46
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By KenM
To my eye the "even" wash seems to be covering...

To my eye the "even" wash seems to be covering the entire underparts from head sides and throat down to the UTC's with just symmetrical grey barring either side of chest. There is no heavy industry...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 14th November 2017, 08:09
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By KenM
Peregrine.....?

Found this yesterday in the S.East on a local church spire, never been as close as this to a Peregrine (full adult or otherwise...perhaps 30+ metres distant), and took advantage of the bright light...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th November 2017, 19:50
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By KenM
You got it! Cheers

You got it!

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th November 2017, 19:44
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By KenM
Chiff Chaff for me. Cheers

Chiff Chaff for me.

Cheers
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 12th November 2017, 18:00
Replies: 3
Views: 219
Posted By KenM
It's a Pernis, and as such the default bird...

It's a Pernis, and as such the default bird surely...would be OHB.

Cheers
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