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Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 12th October 2018, 14:15
Replies: 8
Views: 626
Posted By lewis20126
I assume this is the Knott-end flyover - detected...

I assume this is the Knott-end flyover - detected by a well known rare bird operative - reviewing his tapes. A good find - and with real evidence - unlike some of those flyover rare pipits!

But is...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 12th October 2018, 13:56
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
That's my point really - too many humans...

That's my point really - too many humans involved, you need machines to generate the model inputs

cheers, a
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 12th October 2018, 11:22
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
Usual shambolic predictions - the predictions of...

Usual shambolic predictions - the predictions of tracks of lows seems to be really poor - do they use any element of machine learning on the huge existing data sets?

cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 5th October 2018, 12:40
Replies: 127
Views: 6,145
Posted By lewis20126
400th - Oriental Pratincole at Elmley Bogeys -...

400th - Oriental Pratincole at Elmley

Bogeys - grim indeed - Yellow-breasted Bunting, PG Tips and Eyebrowed Thrush

cheers, alan
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 5th October 2018, 12:31
Replies: 11
Views: 511
Posted By lewis20126
yes, Baird's Sand Good find! cheers, alan

yes, Baird's Sand

Good find!
cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 5th October 2018, 07:17
Replies: 1,166
Views: 81,097
Posted By lewis20126
Please read the thread - even Clive's recent post...

Please read the thread - even Clive's recent post on the Coxen's Fig-parrot would be a start. I can only assume you choose not to engage with the evidence.

cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 5th October 2018, 06:46
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
light ne this pm in east anglia? also strong NE...

light ne this pm in east anglia? also strong NE on Saturday?

cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 3rd October 2018, 11:44
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
nope. Aggregated data on my spreadsheet for those...

nope. Aggregated data on my spreadsheet for those megas I need shows a very substantial peak from about 23rd sept to 16th October even when I exclude the commoner species; after that the drop off is...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Wednesday 3rd October 2018, 09:26
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
Almost certainly - but don't forget that there...

Almost certainly - but don't forget that there are still some good birds around - River Warbler, Brown Shrike, WW Scoter - those birds were megas in the 1980s..

That said, we are right in the zone...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Sunday 30th September 2018, 20:04
Replies: 1,166
Views: 81,097
Posted By lewis20126
Good spot - I've not seen an image taken of this...

Good spot - I've not seen an image taken of this bird at this angle before. I'd love to know the story - did he trap one, injuring it in the process (hence the photoshop work) and take the images in...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 28th September 2018, 08:40
Replies: 534
Views: 50,630
Posted By lewis20126
Now accepted on Cat A cheers, a

Now accepted on Cat A

cheers, a
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Friday 28th September 2018, 08:21
Replies: 91
Views: 4,148
Posted By lewis20126
Agree with all of that. Its habitat and...

Agree with all of that. Its habitat and behaviour are entirely natural.

cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 27th September 2018, 16:20
Replies: 176
Views: 10,069
Posted By lewis20126
Is that the Cathedral which was started in 1883...

Is that the Cathedral which was started in 1883 during the reign of Alexander III, 2 years after the assassination of his father Alexander II. I think it is dedicated to be a memorial to his father,...
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 27th September 2018, 15:59
Replies: 176
Views: 10,069
Posted By lewis20126
or perhaps, Never.. cheers, a

or perhaps, Never..

cheers, a
Forum: Rare Bird Information Tuesday 25th September 2018, 19:49
Replies: 176
Views: 10,069
Posted By lewis20126
Never again: Slender-billed Curlew Never:...

Never again: Slender-billed Curlew

Never: Scottish Crossbill

cheers, alan
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Tuesday 25th September 2018, 15:44
Replies: 91
Views: 4,148
Posted By lewis20126
Still to 4.45pm but on essex side Cheers, a

Still to 4.45pm but on essex side
Cheers, a
Forum: Cetaceans & Marine Life Tuesday 25th September 2018, 10:49
Replies: 91
Views: 4,148
Posted By lewis20126
which way is it heading?

which way is it heading?
Forum: Rare Bird Information Monday 24th September 2018, 17:58
Replies: 10
Views: 1,723
Posted By lewis20126
Just seen a pic of a gannet Don't know if the two...

Just seen a pic of a gannet
Don't know if the two bird theory is in play.

Cheers
A
Forum: Rare Bird Information Monday 24th September 2018, 11:36
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
easterlies showing for next weekend on east...

easterlies showing for next weekend on east coast

cheers, a
Forum: Rare Bird Information Friday 21st September 2018, 16:12
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
Storm gone Compare this 'low' across the UK with...

Storm gone

Compare this 'low' across the UK with that predicted earlier in the week! The models are laughable.

cheers, a
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 20th September 2018, 19:04
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
We need a big ticket Warbler - great time for...

We need a big ticket Warbler - great time for Chestnut-sided and Tennessee - as Dan notes above

cheers, a
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 20th September 2018, 11:26
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
..but a brief spell of easterlies for the east...

..but a brief spell of easterlies for the east coast..

cheers, a
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 20th September 2018, 11:25
Replies: 277
Views: 26,241
Posted By lewis20126
Seawatch downgraded Usual story - a total...

Seawatch downgraded

Usual story - a total shambles of a prediction.

cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 20th September 2018, 11:19
Replies: 24
Views: 2,210
Posted By lewis20126
Is that a "Little Shearwater" (:t:) or a "...

Is that a "Little Shearwater" (:t:) or a " "Little Shearwater" " (;))?

cheers, alan
Forum: Rare Bird Information Thursday 20th September 2018, 07:57
Replies: 24
Views: 2,210
Posted By lewis20126
comparison - it's hard to make Paul's image look...

comparison - it's hard to make Paul's image look this poor, but I've had a go:

cheers, alan
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