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Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 7th October 2008, 00:01
Replies: 208
Views: 13,479
Posted By Karl J
Hi Nina(hope all is well with you- and yes...

Hi Nina(hope all is well with you- and yes reading betwen your lines, it does indeed sound possibly similar ), i thought i hadn't looked in on this one for a while now so decided in that case it must...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th September 2008, 19:36
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By Karl J
Yes that's the one Deborah. Unfortunately no...

Yes that's the one Deborah. Unfortunately no better luck today as i was far too tired this morning and the tide (and birds) was miles away this evening (anyone have any advice for using a scope on...
Forum: Suffolk Monday 8th September 2008, 19:14
Replies: 2,357
Views: 428,175
Posted By Karl J
Can't compete with the in-depth knowledge on here...

Can't compete with the in-depth knowledge on here but for anyone with an interest in walking and / or public transport i thought i'd put up an interesting (imo) link i came across on a train today -...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 8th September 2008, 19:04
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By Karl J
thanks, the train is usually not going much...

thanks, the train is usually not going much faster than walking speed (high speed, what's that ?) along that bit so i guess bins would be useable, if look a little silly, (note to self and anyone...
Forum: Computers, Birding Software And The Internet Sunday 7th September 2008, 20:37
Replies: 14
Views: 1,422
Posted By Karl J
What have you touched :eek!: i had problems...

What have you touched :eek!:




i had problems with that on my old pc, then it went wrong and i had to buy a new one. Haven't been bothered to download it ojnto this one yet. maybe i will sometime...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 7th September 2008, 18:24
Replies: 7
Views: 937
Posted By Karl J
id'ing Curlew v Whibrel in-flight (UK)

Are there any easily identifiable features of Curlew v Whimbrel in-flight ? The reason i ask is that my train journey to work goes past Breydon Water where i like to look out of the window, as you...
Forum: Suffolk Sunday 7th September 2008, 10:41
Replies: 2,357
Views: 428,175
Posted By Karl J
Still a good thread i see, just wish i could get...

Still a good thread i see, just wish i could get out over the border more to contribute but can't at the minute.

Interesting stuff James & Gi

Duke, this thread ...
Forum: Conservation Friday 29th August 2008, 19:30
Replies: 11
Views: 1,487
Posted By Karl J
To answer your questions directly "[A]Do most...

To answer your questions directly "[A]Do most Windfarm companies own the mountain where the Windfarm is, or do they rent it? - [B]Is access difficult? - [C]do Windfarm engineers take a dim view of...
Forum: Conservation Friday 29th August 2008, 19:23
Replies: 11
Views: 1,487
Posted By Karl J
Hi Keith, i can't point you in any offical...

Hi Keith, i can't point you in any offical direction but i often survey / look around for bladekill at a local windfarm at Blood Hills (no giggling at the back please) near Hemsby. Admittedly i only...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Friday 29th August 2008, 19:14
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By Karl J
I guess they'd let him pay it off at a low rate...

I guess they'd let him pay it off at a low rate (£few a week) ? . so as to not force him to go below a certain level of income. But having described him as "of limited means" i can't see the...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Friday 29th August 2008, 15:45
Replies: 0
Views: 549
Posted By Karl J
Brazil's dead penguin mystery

Environmental police are investigating the deaths of at least 180 oil-soaked penguins which have been washed ashore in southern Brazil in the past week. LINK Here...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Friday 29th August 2008, 15:09
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By Karl J
Whilst the £1000 fine seems reasonable, i have to...

Whilst the £1000 fine seems reasonable, i have to admit it's not immediately obvious to me why impose a driving ban on someone who has (apparently) not commtted a driving offence.

Ok, so yes it...
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Thursday 28th August 2008, 09:44
Replies: 18
Views: 1,952
Posted By Karl J
Aha, here it is...

Aha, here it is (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7544564.stm) b
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Thursday 28th August 2008, 09:41
Replies: 18
Views: 1,952
Posted By Karl J
i'm fairly sure this was on the news the other...

i'm fairly sure this was on the news the other week, small toroiseshell in particular. But i can't find the link now
Forum: Your Birding Day Monday 25th August 2008, 20:55
Replies: 378
Views: 34,322
Posted By Karl J
Hi Matt, sorry, i see you posted that 2 weeks ago...

Hi Matt, sorry, i see you posted that 2 weeks ago ( :eek!: ) but i've only just seen it. Yes that is a slightly better area then the northern (Asda) side of Breydon which isn't too pleasant...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 24th August 2008, 21:23
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By Karl J
only ask because i came across this picture ...

only ask because i came across this picture ...
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Sunday 24th August 2008, 21:19
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By Karl J
is that a Wasp Spider ?

is that a Wasp Spider ?
Forum: Norfolk Monday 11th August 2008, 08:44
Replies: 25,775
Views: 7,001,285
Posted By Karl J
just a note of caution for anyone heading birding...

just a note of caution for anyone heading birding / holiday-ing to east Norfolk (Gt Yarmouth in particular) - news report this morning that over the weekend a band of 47 travellers / pikeys / gypo's...
Forum: Migration Sunday 10th August 2008, 20:14
Replies: 4
Views: 943
Posted By Karl J
that's interesting Andy, i'd never thought of...

that's interesting Andy, i'd never thought of immature birds prospecting for nesting sites. They certainly were screaming as they entered the site when they first (appear to have) turned up, but i...
Forum: Your Birding Day Saturday 9th August 2008, 18:52
Replies: 378
Views: 34,322
Posted By Karl J
Interesting link here...

Interesting link here (http://www.harlequin-survey.org/recognition_and_distinction.htm) to Harlequin and some other ladybird recognition - it does look (well, to me anyway) a bit like one of the...
Forum: Your Birding Day Saturday 9th August 2008, 11:52
Replies: 378
Views: 34,322
Posted By Karl J
Yeah go on Gi, just one more... Lovely scenery...

Yeah go on Gi, just one more...

Lovely scenery you have there Deborah but, no sorry, i don't know anything about ladybirds. I haven't been out too much recently either, think i'm still getting used...
Forum: Your Birding Day Thursday 7th August 2008, 19:17
Replies: 378
Views: 34,322
Posted By Karl J
Thought, as it's lounging down on page 2, that...

Thought, as it's lounging down on page 2, that it's time this was bumped up again. And what better thing to talk about than bikes, and cheap bikes too....

As we (in the UK anyhow) are now coming...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 4th August 2008, 07:54
Replies: 17
Views: 1,838
Posted By Karl J
Hi again. #1, sorry but contradicting the...

Hi again. #1, sorry but contradicting the volunteer seems to be the thrust of this thread.

#2, i'm not sure that's totally true, esp. IF there are sched. 1 breeding sp. in the area.

Requesting a...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 3rd August 2008, 20:23
Replies: 17
Views: 1,838
Posted By Karl J
Hi. Ok, on point 1, what did you say at this...

Hi.

Ok, on point 1, what did you say at this point ? could you not have suggested an alternative reply to the volunteer, such as, maybe, "oh, i'm sure i was told..."

On #2, if you are entirely...
Forum: Cambridgeshire Friday 1st August 2008, 16:08
Replies: 772
Views: 92,977
Posted By Karl J
Anyone see this...

Anyone see this (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7537716.stm) on the dinnertime news, about Salmon in the River Nene. Sounds like good news.
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