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Forum: Yorkshire Wednesday 21st June 2017, 23:02
Replies: 21,193
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Posted By yorkshire83
Anyone got any gen on Skipwith Common. Must have...

Anyone got any gen on Skipwith Common. Must have been 15 year since I last went
Forum: Yorkshire Wednesday 7th June 2017, 11:21
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
I'm sure I paid mine by PayPal. Pretty certain...

I'm sure I paid mine by PayPal. Pretty certain they take card payment at Kew if needed. Mine is set up on a standing order now.

Rob
Forum: Yorkshire Saturday 26th March 2016, 19:36
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
I know you guys are all very responsible on here,...

I know you guys are all very responsible on here, but just wanted to remind everyone of the perils of Social Media and reporting of rare birds during the Breeding Season.

The following link to the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 22nd April 2015, 22:22
Replies: 3
Views: 755
Posted By yorkshire83
agreed on all of the above.

agreed on all of the above.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 20th April 2015, 22:39
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By yorkshire83
there is some variation in leg colour and...

there is some variation in leg colour and brightness of the plumage too, but primary projection will always separate chiffchaff from willow warbler (chiffchaff having much shorter wings)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 20th April 2015, 22:23
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By yorkshire83
i wouldn't say the legs were particularly pale in...

i wouldn't say the legs were particularly pale in this instance, and perhaps an artifact of the light? did you think the legs were pale in the field? primary projection is good for chiffchaff

R
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 23rd February 2015, 22:42
Replies: 17
Views: 1,452
Posted By yorkshire83
Id hazard a guess at all three; the BOP is Black...

Id hazard a guess at all three; the BOP is Black Kite, white winged fairy wren & the terns to be Crested Terns.

(I) can't be sure i'm afraid.

Rob
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 10th January 2015, 20:06
Replies: 5
Views: 871
Posted By yorkshire83
I dare say you won't get a positive identity, but...

I dare say you won't get a positive identity, but something is telling me Jackdaw on the second image, of course with a form of leucism but I have nothing other than my gut telling me that
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 10th January 2015, 17:20
Replies: 11
Views: 1,409
Posted By yorkshire83
That's a mistle thrush. The head and nape is...

That's a mistle thrush. The head and nape is greyer than the back and spots are spots, rather than shaped like an arrowhead.
Forum: Yorkshire Saturday 14th June 2014, 13:25
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Any more info on the Scarb. possible Blyth's...

Any more info on the Scarb. possible Blyth's reed??
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 1st June 2014, 23:15
Replies: 7
Views: 617
Posted By yorkshire83
That was a nightjar in the 1st video

That was a nightjar in the 1st video
Forum: Yorkshire Tuesday 22nd April 2014, 21:26
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Unfortunately Keith, you're not alone. I can name...

Unfortunately Keith, you're not alone. I can name at least 3 people who have cancelled their Direct Debit and their membership. For me, the organisation is unrecognisable from when I was in the YOC...
Forum: Yorkshire Tuesday 22nd April 2014, 20:12
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Completely agree with you Ken. Fingers crossed it...

Completely agree with you Ken. Fingers crossed it (eventually) works! I just hope that the debate highlights to the powers that be, just how many people use the site and how much damage all parties...
Forum: Yorkshire Monday 21st April 2014, 23:22
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
The debate isnt about secrecy, more about the...

The debate isnt about secrecy, more about the wider problems being faced down there.
Rob
Forum: Yorkshire Monday 21st April 2014, 20:42
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Yes its too late now, but should be a reminder to...

Yes its too late now, but should be a reminder to us all (me included) that not every1 has good intensions. Id still rather not see any more scedule 1 birds being reported on here or other social...
Forum: Yorkshire Monday 21st April 2014, 19:38
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Thanks Steve, you beat me to it! With the current...

Thanks Steve, you beat me to it! With the current situation as it is with the RSPB stand off, anything on the Rare Breeding Birds Panel list, shouldn't be reported in the public domain at this time...
Forum: Yorkshire Wednesday 16th April 2014, 22:22
Replies: 11
Views: 1,716
Posted By yorkshire83
Definitly take the scope as you'll be mad not to...

Definitly take the scope as you'll be mad not to call in at Flamborough whilst you're up there, where if something turns up, you'll probably need it! Personally I prefer Flamb by a country mile as...
Forum: Bird Ringing and Banding Wednesday 19th February 2014, 00:29
Replies: 4
Views: 2,816
Posted By yorkshire83
I struggled after my trainer moved to the south...

I struggled after my trainer moved to the south coast, about 8 years ago now. Made progress last year and was in contact with a trainer around Harrogate but didnt get things going for 1 reason or...
Forum: Yorkshire Sunday 12th January 2014, 13:22
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Green winged teal on hicksons flash at fairburn,...

Green winged teal on hicksons flash at fairburn, flew towards spoonbill flash around 1pm
Forum: Yorkshire Wednesday 1st January 2014, 22:37
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Happy new year guys & gals. A grim afternoon...

Happy new year guys & gals. A grim afternoon birding today but was pleasant enough early on and and racked up a decent tally of 73 for the day. Peregrine and Egyptian Goose were the highlights.
Hope...
Forum: Yorkshire Saturday 23rd November 2013, 19:34
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
I did see the report but was hoping someone on...

I did see the report but was hoping someone on here had seen it or knew a bit more information than that
Forum: Yorkshire Saturday 23rd November 2013, 17:41
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Im intrigued by the yellow browed warbler report...

Im intrigued by the yellow browed warbler report from leeds uni yesterday. Any more info on it?
Forum: Yorkshire Sunday 10th November 2013, 21:22
Replies: 21,193
Views: 4,457,144
Posted By yorkshire83
Bonaparte's gull reported at Swilly this...

Bonaparte's gull reported at Swilly this afternoon. No details other than seen on Astley Lake and flew onto main bay at about 4.40 this afternoon.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 5th November 2013, 22:38
Replies: 11
Views: 921
Posted By yorkshire83
Hi Albional, What made you think Marsh over...

Hi Albional,

What made you think Marsh over Willow?

As per the above posts, it looks as though from the photo alone, you wont get a positive identification.
Call is the safest way to separate the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 3rd November 2013, 16:55
Replies: 5
Views: 480
Posted By yorkshire83
Looks good for scaup

Looks good for scaup
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