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Forum: Conservation Monday 11th November 2019, 21:38
Replies: 37
Views: 1,457
Posted By Gordon
I wish there was a simple like button. But,...

I wish there was a simple like button. But, anyway, I find myself avoiding BirdForum a lot these days, and particularly anything that is not actually about a bird. It seems to have become a popular...
Forum: Conservation Saturday 2nd November 2019, 21:26
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By Gordon
Not actually banned. They have done what the...

Not actually banned. They have done what the devolved administrations have done and placed a moratorium on fracking (ie, a temporary suspension of the activity). Choosing this avoids the fracking...
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Thursday 31st October 2019, 21:55
Replies: 31
Views: 2,752
Posted By Gordon
Hahaha.... even your slurs are stereotypes. You...

Hahaha.... even your slurs are stereotypes. You are correct though regarding the ease of pigeon-holing right-wingers.
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Saturday 26th October 2019, 10:55
Replies: 31
Views: 2,752
Posted By Gordon
Wow! You are actually a living, breathing right...

Wow! You are actually a living, breathing right wing stereotype. Can you clarify - are you also a devotee of Jordan Peterson and an incel? The latter seems likely.

Oh, by the way - good birding.
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 15th October 2019, 19:29
Replies: 88
Views: 4,569
Posted By Gordon
This thread has swept the board in terms of gold...

This thread has swept the board in terms of gold medals awarded in the categories of mental gymnastics and deflection.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 10th October 2019, 16:04
Replies: 16
Views: 718
Posted By Gordon
I think they might be Knot.

I think they might be Knot.
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 30th August 2019, 18:27
Replies: 98
Views: 5,163
Posted By Gordon
My, you're so gracious. Can't just accept that...

My, you're so gracious. Can't just accept that your assumption about a country was just wrong but have to come back back with a sarky comment and additional cliches.
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 28th August 2019, 19:48
Replies: 98
Views: 5,163
Posted By Gordon
Upon assuming power in 1959, Fidel Castro’s...

Upon assuming power in 1959, Fidel Castro’s government began to implement an aggressive national reforestation program. In large measure this program responded to a grave national concern given the...
Forum: Conservation Wednesday 14th August 2019, 19:48
Replies: 45
Views: 1,984
Posted By Gordon
Mainly people don't respond, I suspect, because...

Mainly people don't respond, I suspect, because all of this has been gone over time and time again and all the denial tropes have been thoroughly debunked. I'm not willing to waste my time arguing...
Forum: Conservation Thursday 1st August 2019, 19:00
Replies: 4
Views: 556
Posted By Gordon
My understanding of burying power lines is that...

My understanding of burying power lines is that there are serious problems with cooling - as mentioned by Bird_Bill. I had been told that buried power lines would need to be in pipes that contained...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 11th July 2019, 19:58
Replies: 3
Views: 335
Posted By Gordon
Male Linnet.

Male Linnet.
Forum: Scotland Sunday 20th January 2019, 14:28
Replies: 2
Views: 1,153
Posted By Gordon
See this thread for comments regarding...

See this thread for comments regarding "Scandinavian" Blackbirds.

https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?p=3656529
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 27th December 2018, 12:31
Replies: 11
Views: 304
Posted By Gordon
Thanks for that.

Thanks for that.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 27th December 2018, 11:42
Replies: 11
Views: 304
Posted By Gordon
Thanks for the comments. I should have stated...

Thanks for the comments.

I should have stated that the bird was said to be much bigger than a Buzzard. I had it down as a Changeable Hawk-eagle before I asked for opinions here.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 27th December 2018, 10:08
Replies: 11
Views: 304
Posted By Gordon
Raptor-Chang Mai

A friend asked for help with this one - only this pic.

Thanks in advance
Gordon
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 11th December 2018, 15:14
Replies: 15
Views: 435
Posted By Gordon
How do you tell if it's a female? thanks Gordon

How do you tell if it's a female?

thanks
Gordon
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Sunday 18th November 2018, 17:56
Replies: 39
Views: 4,170
Posted By Gordon
They are undoubtedly another exercise in...

They are undoubtedly another exercise in advertising. Look how big our list is.

Largely undestandable I suppose as they won't want to give away details that would make it easier to go it alone or...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 16th November 2018, 17:19
Replies: 24
Views: 1,583
Posted By Gordon
What are you talking about? Seems like you're...

What are you talking about?

Seems like you're spouting some complete and utter drivel that somebody like.... the man-child Trump?..... has spouted in his ignorance.

best regards.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 29th September 2018, 12:03
Replies: 11
Views: 400
Posted By Gordon
Don't think a Sandwich Tern would show that...

Don't think a Sandwich Tern would show that carpal band. I think it's a juv/1st winter Common Tern - Arctic would have paler primaries.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 20th September 2018, 17:32
Replies: 7
Views: 263
Posted By Gordon
But the photo was taken on April 19th.

But the photo was taken on April 19th.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 12th September 2018, 20:40
Replies: 5
Views: 318
Posted By Gordon
Juvenile Guillemot.

Juvenile Guillemot.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 13th August 2018, 17:39
Replies: 2
Views: 198
Posted By Gordon
Squacco Heron is also streaked in immature...

Squacco Heron is also streaked in immature plumage. Dark loral line is not always present.

Seems like a hard call to me from that image - upperparts would make it easier.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 13th August 2018, 17:25
Replies: 3
Views: 256
Posted By Gordon
Relatively bold band across upper breast supports...

Relatively bold band across upper breast supports Sand Martin as opposed the other species of Martins that are possible in the Quetta area I think.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 2nd August 2018, 21:00
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By Gordon
This topic keeps coming back and the issue of...

This topic keeps coming back and the issue of very subjective features like "glossy"/"matt", size of bib etc are constantly recycled. British Birds had an article which debunked the reliability of...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 27th July 2018, 19:19
Replies: 6
Views: 397
Posted By Gordon
Herring Gull for me too.

Herring Gull for me too.
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