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Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Sunday 16th February 2014, 18:38
Replies: 6
Views: 5,349
Posted By ChinaBirds
Wednesday 12Feb14- Returning from my dad's at...

Wednesday 12Feb14- Returning from my dad's at Kirkby Underwood during yet another stormy night my heart was lifted by the sight of a Tawny Owl (102) on the edge of Callan's Lane Wood
Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Monday 27th January 2014, 13:51
Replies: 6
Views: 5,349
Posted By ChinaBirds
Monday 27Jan14 - While visiting my mum in...

Monday 27Jan14 - While visiting my mum in Linolnshire a quick check of their usual haunt near Wilsthorpe produced a decreasing number of Corn Buntings (101)
Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Friday 24th January 2014, 20:53
Replies: 6
Views: 5,349
Posted By ChinaBirds
Sunday 19Jan14 – Today’s birding destination was...

Sunday 19Jan14 – Today’s birding destination was somewhat different to what I had expected as I should have been in Thailand on a business trip. I had arranged for another trip to Pak Thale to see...
Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Thursday 23rd January 2014, 21:41
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Posted By ChinaBirds
Sunday 5Jan14 While out on my mountain bike with...

Sunday 5Jan14 While out on my mountain bike with my neighbour we stopped to watch the Derby Peregrine (72) flying between the Cathedral and the roof of the Jurys Inn Hotel
Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Wednesday 22nd January 2014, 23:07
Replies: 6
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Posted By ChinaBirds
Saturday 4Jan14 - Now the plan for today was for...

Saturday 4Jan14 - Now the plan for today was for Steve and I to leave early morning from my mums in Manthorpe, near Bourne in Lincolnshire, for a day’s birding on the North Norfolk Coast. However on...
Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Wednesday 8th January 2014, 21:39
Replies: 6
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Posted By ChinaBirds
Thursday 2Jan14 - Day 2 of 2014 was indeed much...

Thursday 2Jan14 - Day 2 of 2014 was indeed much better than Day 1 with clear blue skies as I arrived at the Rugby Club car park in Cromford, Derbyshire at 8am. Steve had already arrived, although he...
Forum: Member's Lists 2014 Saturday 4th January 2014, 19:34
Replies: 6
Views: 5,349
Posted By ChinaBirds
China Birds (Nick Sismey) 2014 List

This is my first proper listing since 2011

Wednesday 1Jan14 - The first day of the year started very wet and very windy therefore Steve Whiteley and I decided to delay our birding trip to North...
Forum: China (including Hong Kong & Macau) Monday 21st January 2013, 05:10
Replies: 140
Views: 21,125
Posted By ChinaBirds
Hi John, May well pop down to Mai Po again this...

Hi John,
May well pop down to Mai Po again this weekend, was there Saturday for a short while, saw the Oriental Stork but not the Baer's Pochards . You can never get enough of Mai Po

Cheers
Nick
Forum: Norfolk Friday 4th January 2013, 23:11
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Posted By ChinaBirds
My mate Steve and I walked west along the beach...

My mate Steve and I walked west along the beach from Titchwell to Thornham Point today looking for the reported Twite just as they were spooked by a Sparrowhawk. The birds escaped over the sand dunes...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 2nd November 2012, 18:51
Replies: 6
Views: 1,345
Posted By ChinaBirds
Thanks to all, much appreciated Cheers Nick

Thanks to all, much appreciated

Cheers
Nick
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 31st October 2012, 22:03
Replies: 6
Views: 1,345
Posted By ChinaBirds
Thrush Spurn Head 31Oct12

With apologies for the poor quality photo would appreciate it if anyone could confirm what this thrush is. It was the same size as a Song Thrush with little or no supercilium. It flew before we could...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Sunday 8th July 2012, 22:02
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
26 April 2012 While driving back from a trip to...

26 April 2012

While driving back from a trip to North Wales a Swift flew overhead above the M6

208.Swift --------------------------M6-----------------------------England
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Friday 6th July 2012, 12:30
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
13 April 2012 With April being the wettest on...

13 April 2012

With April being the wettest on record in the UK it was no surprise when the lane at Willington (Photo1) was well muddy. Steve and I arrived around 9am picking up the first year bird...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Sunday 1st July 2012, 22:22
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
31 March 2012 Back in Hong Kong I had a couple...

31 March 2012

Back in Hong Kong I had a couple of hours at Long Valley (Photo1) near Sheung Shui today where birds like the Chinese Pond Heron (Photo 2) were already showing off their summer...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Saturday 30th June 2012, 22:42
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
24 March 2012 My first spring migration bird in...

24 March 2012

My first spring migration bird in the UK was a Chiffchaff spotted while on a bike ride

198.Chiffchaff----------------------Alvaston------------------------England
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Thursday 28th June 2012, 22:35
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
17 March 2012 A morning up in Derbyshire...

17 March 2012

A morning up in Derbyshire started with Cromford, looking for Hawfinch’s. There were already a group of birders parked up in the Rugby Club car park when I arrived just before 8am....
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Wednesday 27th June 2012, 07:38
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
08 March 2012 (Continued….) While watching the...

08 March 2012 (Continued….)

While watching the Dowitcher the heavens opened, luckily I was in a hide at this point in time where I stayed while the shower passed over. A Collared Crow flew across...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Monday 25th June 2012, 22:06
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
08 March 2012 Following my three day visit to...

08 March 2012

Following my three day visit to Hong Kong I took Thursday off, before flying home that night, to visit Mai Po, one of my favourite haunts in Hong King

The taxi dropped me off just as...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Sunday 24th June 2012, 22:52
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
04 March 2012 Arriving in Hong Kong for my first...

04 March 2012

Arriving in Hong Kong for my first visit to my new customer it was a spectacular view from my hotel room on Hong Kong Island (Photo1) with Black Eared Kites (Photo2) drifting passed...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Monday 7th May 2012, 19:36
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
03 March 2012 (Continued……) Driving down to the...

03 March 2012 (Continued……)

Driving down to the edge of the reservoir (Photo 1) there were fishermen out on the ice around ice holes. We didn’t fancy getting any closer views but did pick up...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Monday 7th May 2012, 16:29
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
03 March 2012 This really was my last birding...

03 March 2012

This really was my last birding trip in China for the foreseeable future.

Saturday started cold and misty when Yan Shen picked me up from the Crowne Plaza hotel at Beijing Airport....
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Monday 7th May 2012, 13:52
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
29 February 2012 Time to try and catch up with...

29 February 2012

Time to try and catch up with my 2012 birding outings, which have been cut back somewhat with work commitments! So much so I totally forgot when updating (in April) my Guangzhou...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Sunday 1st April 2012, 15:42
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
Sorry I am so far behind on my updates, hopefully...

Sorry I am so far behind on my updates, hopefully I will be able to catch up over the next couple of weeks

26 February 2012 (Continued…)

Approaching a group of photographers snapping a kingfisher...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Friday 23rd March 2012, 20:35
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
26 February 2012 With just an hour between...

26 February 2012

With just an hour between landing in Hong Kong and departing for Guangzhou the only Hong Kong bird I picked up at the airport (Photo1) was a Crested Myna walking along the jet...
Forum: Member's Lists 2012 Saturday 25th February 2012, 10:09
Replies: 22
Views: 6,193
Posted By ChinaBirds
25 February 2012 Leaving Derby at 0630 heading...

25 February 2012

Leaving Derby at 0630 heading for Heathrow the M40, on a glorious crisp morning, provided its usual supply of Red Kites. I counted nine before I turned off for the M25

129.Red...
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