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Recent content by RichieTwitchy

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    Bird ID help in Toulouse (France) - treecreeper

    May I suggest starting new threads for different birds you wish to identify as members may miss your latest query thinking the original bird in this thread is being discussed and not a different one.
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    Short squeaky call?

    Here's an edited version of the audio omitting the majority of the birdsong except the 2 'squeaky' calls.
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    Bird identification advice Hoylake (Red Rocks) UK

    Just over the water from me (y) Here's an available image (one of many on google) showing variations of leucism -
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    Lesser Spotted Woodpecker in Scotland?

    No, it was yesterday at 6:30am But to go to all of the trouble of registering with a website, creating a username and then posting a comment - to go to all that trouble and then not to check on his original post nor take the time to reply? Okay, maybe I expect too much. I didn't mention 'the...
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    Lesser Spotted Woodpecker in Scotland?

    The 'new' poster makes one comment and doesn't respond to members' requests - I call, not BS, but guano!
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    "Squeaky toy" night calling bird (Manchester, UK)

    Hope you don't mind CrazyDunnock but I've edited and uploaded your recording with an increase in volume to give members a better chance of identifying the bird/s
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    Southwold Caspian Gull? #4&5

    Before I got 'into' birding I used to think that there were just 'seagulls' - how blimmin wrong was I :LOL:
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    Swan Goose?

    As Butty says - here's a photo I took of a 'pure' (I think - please correct me if not) Swan Goose and you can clearly see the difference between the 2 birds.
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    Unusual visitor to garden - London, UK. ID help please?

    Possibly suffering with Mycoplasma.
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    Carrion Crow or Raven please - Horwich Moor, Greater Manchester UK

    So with all the differing opinions then is this bird unidentifiable? A guess, or an opinion, no matter how well argued, is surely just that (?) Or do we go by percentages?
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    White Gull. North Yorkshire

    I thought that may be the case - but you can't beat an original image (y)
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    Carrion Crow or Raven please - Horwich Moor, Greater Manchester UK

    I'm struggling to find an image of a Carrion Crow whose feathers go as far down the bill - as others have said - so it's got to be a Raven.
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    White Gull. North Yorkshire

    I just don't understand why people continue to upload images taken via the back of a camera??? Forgive me if I'm wrong..... but people ask for a definite ID yet upload a photo where the colours WILL be affected by the glare of the screen, the colour balance of not only the original image but...
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    Bird sound I’d please

    Try this website - no registration required - just upload your file and select a file to convert it too. It's a simple interface :) https://www.zamzar.com
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    Trying to ID bird call-Greater London

    Does it sound like this? https://xeno-canto.org/740832