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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 20:41
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By PYRTLE
No. 5 is a Coal Tit for me.

No. 5 is a Coal Tit for me.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 13:32
Replies: 2
Views: 128
Posted By PYRTLE
Perhaps a worn Chiffchaff

Perhaps a worn Chiffchaff
Forum: Zeiss Sunday 12th July 2020, 19:46
Replies: 26
Views: 748
Posted By PYRTLE
Yep, especially if it is clotted, and a bit thick.

Yep, especially if it is clotted, and a bit thick.
Forum: Zeiss Sunday 12th July 2020, 15:52
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By PYRTLE
Probably to do with the date of manufacture. I...

Probably to do with the date of manufacture. I think they may have dropped that Z logo as my black SF doesn't show it, instead there is the name ZEISS in white lettering on the front hinge. Pity, I...
Forum: Conservation Sunday 12th July 2020, 14:03
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By PYRTLE
My apologies Deb - (and nothing alcoholic had...

My apologies Deb - (and nothing alcoholic had passed my lips with the cheese at the time of writing). Now edited, thank you mods.
Forum: Conservation Sunday 12th July 2020, 13:46
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By PYRTLE
Either that or I'm eating too much cheese....

Either that or I'm eating too much cheese. Absolutely recall reading that such actions are "a management tool" in this thread. Mysteriously disappeared into the great ether. Ne'er mind.
Forum: Leica Sunday 12th July 2020, 09:17
Replies: 27
Views: 762
Posted By PYRTLE
Just click on the link to the old thread and...

Just click on the link to the old thread and scroll down to 24 / 07 / 2019.......#20

John, there is an option whereby you can reactivate an old thread by ticking a box. Why not sell the black HD...
Forum: Food and Feeders Saturday 11th July 2020, 18:45
Replies: 15
Views: 202
Posted By PYRTLE
A bird bath if you haven't already provided one...

A bird bath if you haven't already provided one will also be beneficial.
Forum: Food and Feeders Saturday 11th July 2020, 18:32
Replies: 15
Views: 202
Posted By PYRTLE
Dont think so. It may just be down to your...

Dont think so. It may just be down to your location sadly, particularly if you live in a built up area where both the number and density of species will be lower.
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 11th July 2020, 18:08
Replies: 123
Views: 6,947
Posted By PYRTLE
That is interesting. I'm with CJ regarding star...

That is interesting. I'm with CJ regarding star gazing and the objects dancing about. Last night and again this morning at 03.30 I was trying in vain to locate a comet.

I messed about by using both...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Saturday 11th July 2020, 14:10
Replies: 1
Views: 166
Posted By PYRTLE
Any update on this Nick, did any young fledge?

Any update on this Nick, did any young fledge?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 11th July 2020, 09:59
Replies: 13
Views: 527
Posted By PYRTLE
And a pair or two raised young in Norfolk about...

And a pair or two raised young in Norfolk about six years ago after an influx. Near Holt, North Norfolk. Look okay to me too,
Forum: Swarovski Friday 10th July 2020, 21:07
Replies: 123
Views: 6,947
Posted By PYRTLE
Sssssschhhhooooossh!! We're supposed to have...

Sssssschhhhooooossh!! We're supposed to have forgotten those posts and the Mavens that were voted higher than Swaros. September seems a long way off right now.
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th July 2020, 21:02
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By PYRTLE
Not so well North of the Border. I recently read...

Not so well North of the Border. I recently read somewhere that about 200 had been shot since their reintroduction/wilding/lease. But let's stay positive, Polecats regularly spotted within 5 miles of...
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th July 2020, 20:09
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By PYRTLE
John, If the end result is primarily an increase...

John,

If the end result is primarily an increase in butterfly species and numbers, a stable population of breeding nightingales and perhaps a safe summer refuge for a few turtle doves, then that...
Forum: Garden Birds, Bird Feeding & Nestboxes Friday 10th July 2020, 10:29
Replies: 3
Views: 119
Posted By PYRTLE
They will occassionally take carrion, such as...

They will occassionally take carrion, such as small mammals, voles, waterbirds but are generally a shy and wary bird. I'm guessing you wish to attract them with food so as to a photograph from a hide.
Forum: Conservation Friday 10th July 2020, 08:36
Replies: 27
Views: 633
Posted By PYRTLE
Bison coming to Kent (Merged Thread)

https://t.co/KqTVy2YY1Z?amp=1
How long before they make the habitat suitable? Interesting methodology rather than machinery to remove the intrusive trees. And private funding.
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 9th July 2020, 20:32
Replies: 20
Views: 610
Posted By PYRTLE
I find that the occassional flushing and using of...

I find that the occassional flushing and using of an eye wash in the morning can help reduce the frequency of these - only really notice them against a white or grey sky. My irritating annoying...
Forum: Zeiss Thursday 9th July 2020, 20:08
Replies: 35
Views: 2,152
Posted By PYRTLE
I really hope that your NL Pure x 12s give you...

I really hope that your NL Pure x 12s give you everything you wish for. Certainly from your explanations and what we've heard about them, they will provide and be the perfect unit for your...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 8th July 2020, 22:37
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By PYRTLE
Young Woodpigeon ( Squab ).

Young Woodpigeon ( Squab ).
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 8th July 2020, 17:00
Replies: 13
Views: 665
Posted By PYRTLE
Probably exaggerated by the lighting and...

Probably exaggerated by the lighting and distances of the image - suggest Black headed gulls.
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 8th July 2020, 16:20
Replies: 672
Views: 34,304
Posted By PYRTLE
I imagine that some people just want to be...

I imagine that some people just want to be amongst the first to have and use a new product so pre ordering is the way to secure that desire.
And getting sufficient initial stock in from the...
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 8th July 2020, 16:10
Replies: 672
Views: 34,304
Posted By PYRTLE
The same question was earlier posted by denco on...

The same question was earlier posted by denco on another corresponding thread - hence seemingly receiving an answer before being asked on this thread.
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 7th July 2020, 16:51
Replies: 195
Views: 7,841
Posted By PYRTLE
For sure, Swarovski will have a 32mm NL Pure...

For sure, Swarovski will have a 32mm NL Pure nearing completion of development and testing if not already to go into production but I doubt that there will be a x 12 on offer. Certainly many birders...
Forum: Norfolk Tuesday 7th July 2020, 15:21
Replies: 25,939
Views: 7,740,313
Posted By PYRTLE
There was an unprecedented Southerly movement of...

There was an unprecedented Southerly movement of Swifts last week. Someone in East Yorkshire logged over 40, 000 birds during the day, The Sand Martins you encountered could have also been moving...
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