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Forum: Conservation Today, 06:50
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
“Wisdom”, an unexpected word from your normally...

“Wisdom”, an unexpected word from your normally oh-so “scientific” lips. By it, I take it, you (and Chosun) mean something like “knowledge informed by values personally approved of” (or at least...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 18:12
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
I think you underestimate both the power of the...

I think you underestimate both the power of the human imagination and the human propensity to attempt to ground its products in something real. All it takes to create monsters is to look at a lizard...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 17:09
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
Wow, all those pejoratives mixed in with the...

Wow, all those pejoratives mixed in with the jargon! Kinda gives your game away, Ed. . ..
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 02:42
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
The notion that accounts of events occurring...

The notion that accounts of events occurring hundreds of thousands of years ago can be accurately transmitted to the present by oral tradition is patently absurd. In "telephone", as anyone who's...
Forum: Conservation Yesterday, 02:25
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
Really, not even in the everywhen? Are you sure...

Really, not even in the everywhen? Are you sure about that?
;)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 26th February 2020, 05:42
Replies: 22
Views: 379
Posted By fugl
I think it’s a grackle too. But I’m puzzled by...

I think it’s a grackle too. But I’m puzzled by the whiteish patches/stuff about the head and on the back just above the rump. . ..
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 26th February 2020, 02:12
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
How about every single one? Even the dimmest...

How about every single one? Even the dimmest among us knows it doesn't grow on trees. . .. ;)
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 26th February 2020, 01:47
Replies: 72
Views: 9,336
Posted By fugl
You've just chalked up your 44th post in a row to...

You've just chalked up your 44th post in a row to this thread, Chosun, in unbroken sequence with zero responses from anyone else. So treat this as my contribution to breaking the monotony. . .. ;)
Forum: Wildlife Art Tuesday 25th February 2020, 22:11
Replies: 7
Views: 166
Posted By fugl
Great piece—well done! The green accents are an...

Great piece—well done! The green accents are an inspired touch. . ..
Forum: Bird Behaviour Tuesday 25th February 2020, 21:50
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By fugl
No ideas but an interesting question. . ..

No ideas but an interesting question. . ..
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 25th February 2020, 19:04
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
“Quantum mechanics” is a stock-in-trade of the...

“Quantum mechanics” is a stock-in-trade of the goofier sort of western mystic*. When I pointed out QM’s irrelevance to events in the macro-world to Chosun in another thread, she replied that she was...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 25th February 2020, 18:29
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
Nobody here thinks the world is hunky dory. We...

Nobody here thinks the world is hunky dory. We just take issue with your impractical “solutions”.



Revealed?? Wow! A matter of straight to your ear from the everywhen*, is...
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 25th February 2020, 01:31
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
Disrespect, certainly, CJ and I have a long...

Disrespect, certainly, CJ and I have a long history on BF of “disrespecting” each other’s views. But, hate? C’mon, Ed, pull yourself together. . ..
Forum: Conservation Monday 24th February 2020, 18:02
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
My capitalist world?? Unrestrained (population)...

My capitalist world??

Unrestrained (population) “growth” (as per the “article”) is indeed the problem as I and others have repeatedly pointed out in this and other threads. Unfortunately (also as...
Forum: Conservation Monday 24th February 2020, 06:22
Replies: 111
Views: 7,171
Posted By fugl
Surely, if ever a thread belonged in Ruffled...

Surely, if ever a thread belonged in Ruffled Feathers, this is it. . ..
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 22nd February 2020, 17:40
Replies: 17
Views: 414
Posted By fugl
Coop

Coop
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 21st February 2020, 06:48
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By fugl
Looks pretty ‘Purplely’ to me. Here’s what...

Looks pretty ‘Purplely’ to me.

Here’s what BNA-online has to say about hybridization. . ..

“Hybridization may occur but requires further study. . . Evidence of intermediate forms between Purple...
Forum: Wildlife Art Thursday 20th February 2020, 22:40
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By fugl
I’ll plan to check it out one of these days. I...

I’ll plan to check it out one of these days. I moved to Portland quite recently and am still not fully plugged-in to the local birding scene.
Forum: Wildlife Art Thursday 20th February 2020, 20:03
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By fugl
Me too. . ..

Me too. . ..
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 20th February 2020, 19:51
Replies: 3
Views: 141
Posted By fugl
Looks good for Red-shouldered to me. . ..

Looks good for Red-shouldered to me. . ..
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 19th February 2020, 23:18
Replies: 13
Views: 415
Posted By fugl
Spectacular shot! Male Ruby-crowned Kinglets have...

Spectacular shot! Male Ruby-crowned Kinglets have a similar display when their dander’s up but I’ve never seen one that comes close to your bird’s in intensity and shock value. ....
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 19th February 2020, 21:23
Replies: 781
Views: 129,669
Posted By fugl
AGW and fossil fuels—a new study. ....

AGW and fossil fuels—a new study. . ..

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/02/19/climate/methane-flaring-oil-emissions.html?referringSource=articleShare
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 19th February 2020, 17:40
Replies: 781
Views: 129,669
Posted By fugl
Boston, the waters...

Boston, the waters rise—

https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-solutions/2020/02/19/boston-prepares-rising-seas-climate-change/
Forum: Conservation Tuesday 18th February 2020, 23:00
Replies: 781
Views: 129,669
Posted By fugl
More on the insect...

More on the insect apocalypse—

https://apple.news/Ah9qoNhC6RTeF52d5eoTm5A
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 18th February 2020, 02:58
Replies: 10
Views: 435
Posted By fugl
Going by the OP’s photos, I would have said...

Going by the OP’s photos, I would have said Ferruginous as well. Not just on the basis of the bill but also because of the characteristic eagle-like flight silhouette. . ..
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