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Rare Bird Sightings
Rare bird information. Sightings, discussion and rarity photos.
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Map of Rare and Scarce Birds in the British Isles today
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Photography, Digiscoping, Art & Equipment
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The forum to discuss all things to do with photography, with sub forums for cameras
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Discuss Spotting Scopes here
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Binoculars Discussion forum
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Discussion on equipment, technique & results.
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Discussion on bats
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A forum to discuss all the wildlife not covered in other forums.
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