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Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 25th May 2019, 19:01
Replies: 26
Views: 997
Posted By Steve Keen
And Kupeornis.

And Kupeornis.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Saturday 25th May 2019, 18:11
Replies: 26
Views: 997
Posted By Steve Keen
Kenopia and Knipolegus are the ones that leap to...

Kenopia and Knipolegus are the ones that leap to mind immediately
Forum: Argentina Monday 20th May 2019, 18:49
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Steve Keen
Cheers What you say only confirms what I've...

Cheers

What you say only confirms what I've picked up elsewhere. All the traditional areas for those doing it themselves seem to be getting like that. There are protected areas but it seems getting...
Forum: Argentina Sunday 28th April 2019, 09:16
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Steve Keen
Cheers both, and sorry about not having paid...

Cheers both, and sorry about not having paid attention.

Anyone know the best open-access chaco sites these days. And what are the practicalities of successfully birding the Ibera Marshes.

Both...
Forum: Argentina Friday 22nd March 2019, 09:36
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Steve Keen
Cheers again I have sent you a PM Steve

Cheers again

I have sent you a PM

Steve
Forum: Argentina Thursday 21st March 2019, 18:11
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Steve Keen
Cheers Josh Personally don't mind it roasting...

Cheers Josh

Personally don't mind it roasting hot, but would obviously do what's best for the birding. Unlikely I'd ever get back, or go to Paraguay, so would try and get as much done as possible in...
Forum: Argentina Thursday 21st March 2019, 07:04
Replies: 11
Views: 433
Posted By Steve Keen
Jan/Feb visit

Hi all

was wondering what are the practicalities (weather, bird activity, etc) of a trip to NW Argentina during January and in to early February,especially as I'd be hiring a small economy car. Not...
Forum: Sri Lanka Friday 25th January 2019, 12:47
Replies: 0
Views: 116
Posted By Steve Keen
Daurian Starlings

Just a quick message to say that this morning I had two Daurian Starlings in Uduwalawe National Park, in one of the many flocks of Rosy Starlings. I'm assuming that this species is still (as per...
Forum: Sri Lanka Saturday 8th December 2018, 11:58
Replies: 6
Views: 282
Posted By Steve Keen
I think all the above are reasonably...

I think all the above are reasonably straightforward, three of them in Victoria Park ("behind the ladies' toilet block" frequently appearing in trip reports.
Everyone seems to get Spot-winged Thrush...
Forum: Sri Lanka Wednesday 5th December 2018, 18:54
Replies: 0
Views: 79
Posted By Steve Keen
Kudawa accommodation

How easy is it to arrive in Kudawa and find accommodation?
When I visit Sri Lanka in January it's likely to be my last visited site, so I'll know what's needed and as such I won't know when I'll...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 28th November 2018, 16:03
Replies: 1
Views: 258
Posted By Steve Keen
Can't help with contact details but when you do...

Can't help with contact details but when you do get them also bear in mind he now has his accommodation set up as a more conveniently placed alternative to Pak Jamal's (in case you didn't already...
Forum: Information Wanted Sunday 11th November 2018, 09:19
Replies: 0
Views: 182
Posted By Steve Keen
Sri Lanka

Have three weeks (unguided, except where unavoidable) in Sri Lanka coming up in Jan/Feb. All preparations are pretty straightforward bar two things:

1) Accommodation at Kudawa/Sinharaja. Unable to...
Forum: Indonesia Sunday 29th April 2018, 12:38
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By Steve Keen
Hi Imam I doubt I will have time to get into the...

Hi Imam

I doubt I will have time to get into the middle of the city. Of those species you list, the flowerpecker is the one I am missing, and I think I will have a chance of it around the...
Forum: Indonesia Friday 9th March 2018, 17:45
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By Steve Keen
Cheers Andy Like I say, I have two afternoons...

Cheers Andy

Like I say, I have two afternoons only, on both of which I arrive at 1-ish, and no mornings. I wouldn't anticipate getting into the field, such as it is, much before 3pm, probably later...
Forum: Indonesia Friday 9th March 2018, 13:59
Replies: 4
Views: 695
Posted By Steve Keen
Jakarta airport

Have a couple of stopovers at Jakarta, in June and July, and I was wondering what are the practicalities of birding (safety, timing, etc) the decent looking (on Google Earth) area of greenery with...
Forum: Chile Wednesday 21st February 2018, 18:32
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Steve Keen
It is, and at most shows four records, but...

It is, and at most shows four records, but possibly only three - including two separate hotspots with records from Camarones from this year which I presume probably relate to one of our birds.
Forum: Chile Wednesday 21st February 2018, 17:21
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By Steve Keen
Tropical Kingbird

What is the current status?

I know the Jaramillo book is out of date on the status of a lot of stuff but hadn't expected to see singles at two different locations on my recent trip - one at Molinos...
Forum: Chile Wednesday 14th February 2018, 15:56
Replies: 12
Views: 755
Posted By Steve Keen
Just back from Chile and managed El Yeso fine...

Just back from Chile and managed El Yeso fine with a standard car.
Didn't get the Diademed at El Yeso itself but further up the road, near where it ends at Termas del Plomo: a pair (at least one...
Forum: Information Wanted Wednesday 1st November 2017, 17:35
Replies: 2
Views: 558
Posted By Steve Keen
Most recent ebird reports are at Yanahuanca.

Most recent ebird reports are at Yanahuanca.
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 31st October 2017, 06:00
Replies: 20
Views: 1,969
Posted By Steve Keen
I have found ebird excellent for preparing for...

I have found ebird excellent for preparing for trips. Yes, there are anomalous records, caused by dubious identification or lazy inputting, but if I spend enough time working through the lists and...
Forum: Information Wanted Saturday 7th October 2017, 10:42
Replies: 2
Views: 687
Posted By Steve Keen
I'm pretty sure there is public transport into...

I'm pretty sure there is public transport into Lesotho, via the pass, from Underberg, remember seeing minibuses. Also other traffic that might be OK to hitch with.

In March 2016 we had Mountain...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 24th September 2017, 13:34
Replies: 1
Views: 269
Posted By Steve Keen
Abyssinian (Schalow's) Wheatear

Abyssinian (Schalow's) Wheatear
Forum: Information Wanted Sunday 23rd July 2017, 17:04
Replies: 87
Views: 14,045
Posted By Steve Keen
Re Aguas Verdes, I didn't see the wood-quail in...

Re Aguas Verdes, I didn't see the wood-quail in 10+ hours in January and Black-throated Brilliant is seasonal, wasn't prsent then either.
Forum: Information Wanted Friday 30th June 2017, 19:20
Replies: 87
Views: 14,045
Posted By Steve Keen
Guessing you'd have to arrange for pick up. Or...

Guessing you'd have to arrange for pick up. Or else there were three wheeler taxis at the Chido bridge, so I guess you could walk back to there and hope someone passes in the meantime. It's quite a...
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 27th June 2017, 15:21
Replies: 87
Views: 14,045
Posted By Steve Keen
The trail starts in by the far left corner of the...

The trail starts in by the far left corner of the football field in San Lorenzo village. It's a pretty steep climb up to 3000 metres altitude which is prime area for Pale-billed Antpitta (and where I...
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