Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Zeiss - Always on the lookout for something special – Shop now

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Birdspotter
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 1st December 2015, 11:46
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
A bit off thread! But did anyone else see Cameron...

A bit off thread! But did anyone else see Cameron talking at the climate summit talking tough on climate change? Yet just 6 days previously Osborne was anouncing...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 1st December 2015, 11:40
Replies: 1
Views: 802
Posted By Birdspotter
Last night I nearly choked on my digestive...

Last night I nearly choked on my digestive biscuit as I sat watching a tough sounding speech from David Cameron at the summit!
He mentioned that we had to do more yet just six days ago his right hand...
Forum: Conservation Friday 27th November 2015, 20:43
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
Indeed I think privately installed solar energy...

Indeed I think privately installed solar energy would help a long way towards cutting out the need for the more usual energy sources but at around 20K+ to install it ain't cheap. Subsidies would go a...
Forum: Conservation Friday 27th November 2015, 19:38
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
You make some very good points. However I myself...

You make some very good points. However I myself don't think windfarms in itself are the answer. We need further investment in hydro electric plants as well as wave and tidal energy. I also think...
Forum: Conservation Friday 27th November 2015, 19:28
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
As for making folk unemployed on the Clyde...

As for making folk unemployed on the Clyde Andyadcock the British Govt has been doing this for decades!
http://www.sundaypost.com/news-views/scotland/west-coast-oil-boom-was-blocked-by-mod-1.151449
Forum: Conservation Friday 27th November 2015, 19:10
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
No just answering back a comment from someone who...

No just answering back a comment from someone who picked me up wrong.

I tried to get the thread back online by mentioning the Chinese...who as you are well aware are keen to build our nuclear power...
Forum: Conservation Friday 27th November 2015, 16:28
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
Clearly you have missed something!! But given you...

Clearly you have missed something!! But given you don't live in Scotland then no doubt you wouldn't know given BBC wouldn't report it!
My comment was with regards to WHEN Scotland becomes...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 26th November 2015, 13:59
Replies: 46
Views: 6,660
Posted By Birdspotter
Yep and as a consequence I am now sitting on my...

Yep and as a consequence I am now sitting on my bahookie thanks to the cutting of such subsidies by the Tories.
Also given two of the nuclear power stations in Scotland are near to the end of their...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 13th November 2015, 11:28
Replies: 14
Views: 1,242
Posted By Birdspotter
Then look at the back of the legs.....

Then look at the back of the legs.....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 12th November 2015, 22:17
Replies: 14
Views: 1,242
Posted By Birdspotter
Easy enough as yellow lores =Snowy. Greenish on...

Easy enough as yellow lores =Snowy. Greenish on Little
Forum: Migration Tuesday 28th April 2015, 16:22
Replies: 7
Views: 4,957
Posted By Birdspotter
Think both are vagrants Dave, check out the very...

Think both are vagrants Dave, check out the very similar dates for instance, both found in October!

People have smirked at the Edinburgh record in the past, due in large that it was found dead under...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 15th December 2014, 00:16
Replies: 31
Views: 7,970
Posted By Birdspotter
He did get pics and he thought they looked...

He did get pics and he thought they looked interesting as did we all. Birds were with Mute Swans but had gone by the next day. Only he saw them and If I remember correctly I mentioned perhaps sending...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 14th December 2014, 21:37
Replies: 31
Views: 7,970
Posted By Birdspotter
Was working out Argyll way in early September...

Was working out Argyll way in early September when one of my mates had two interesting Whooper types with dark bills. Shots certainly looked interesting but birds had gone the next day....cant be too...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 2nd December 2014, 20:35
Replies: 31
Views: 8,148
Posted By Birdspotter
Thank you.

Thank you.
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Tuesday 2nd December 2014, 19:34
Replies: 31
Views: 8,148
Posted By Birdspotter
Can anyone tell me which one (or more) of the...

Can anyone tell me which one (or more) of the four new species can be found in Ecuador?
I have been trying to look for range maps for all four species in order to update my Bubo list but no joy so...
Forum: UK Rarity Gallery Wednesday 15th October 2014, 19:26
Replies: 9
Views: 16,565
Posted By Birdspotter
Needs trapped, biometrics taken as well as any...

Needs trapped, biometrics taken as well as any loose feathers collected for DNA purposes if this is to go further I would imagine. I seem to remember a well watched Scillies bird that never got past...
Forum: Bird Taxonomy and Nomenclature Sunday 12th October 2014, 21:22
Replies: 13
Views: 5,530
Posted By Birdspotter
Aww fek is there nothing simple these days!?

Aww fek is there nothing simple these days!?
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 19th September 2014, 20:59
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
sorry but i was merely reporting the facts as...

sorry but i was merely reporting the facts as they were happening . The fact of the matter is the trouble makees are from well known far right groups...take from that what you wish.
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 19th September 2014, 13:34
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
I think that truly in your heart like thousands...

I think that truly in your heart like thousands of others you wanted to vote Yes but your head said NO.

I say this because I know many friends who did just that. They all had issues over the Pound...
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 18th September 2014, 16:20
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
The politicians have spoken, but now it is the...

The politicians have spoken, but now it is the people of Scotland who are doing the talking today the length and breadth of the country, whatever the result I am so proud of my country today on...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 15th September 2014, 23:34
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
Where can I obtain a copy as I am running out of...

Where can I obtain a copy as I am running out of loo roll :-O

So if Scotland say's no, does this mean these pledges are solid, or will they go in front of parliament and be watered down, vetoed or...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 15th September 2014, 23:27
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
Then there's the territorial waters to debate...

Then there's the territorial waters to debate after this shocking political episode!
Jeezus even our at sea bird records are up for...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 15th September 2014, 22:00
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
This referendum is not about Salmond but rather...

This referendum is not about Salmond but rather it is a movement under several umbrellas's that has a clear understanding on were Scotland future lies!
Salmond will become the head honcho if the...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 14th September 2014, 23:03
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
An insight into why Westminster really wants...

An insight into why Westminster really wants Scotland to stay in the Union....but afraid to say we now know we were lied to and wont be fooled again!
There is a vibrant movement going on up here at...
Forum: Birds & Birding Saturday 13th September 2014, 22:33
Replies: 302
Views: 27,166
Posted By Birdspotter
You'd have to fight the local cooncillor for it...

You'd have to fight the local cooncillor for it Calum;)

Given you've committed to Yes I think you may be welcomed by most going by the signs on the island today, the locals were asking when the...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
 


Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.15601802 seconds with 10 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 15:34.