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Forum: Latest news from the RSPB Saturday 11th February 2012, 01:17
Replies: 1
Views: 479
Posted By mamo
Instead of focusing everything on WTE, surely its...

Instead of focusing everything on WTE, surely its a positive outlook for GE, that I feel often gets lost in the Eagle clamour. Numbers are really steady, for years now, and yet this conservation...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 17th June 2011, 17:28
Replies: 16
Views: 3,754
Posted By mamo
Judging by what Aye-aye posted, he is blaming...

Judging by what Aye-aye posted, he is blaming persecution and foxes, or am I missing something?

mamo
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 13th June 2011, 03:42
Replies: 16
Views: 3,754
Posted By mamo
[QUOTE=barontan2418;2164587]Are we becoming too...

[QUOTE=barontan2418;2164587]Are we becoming too complacent?

It would appear the estates certainly are to leave so much "evidence" of their night-time activities lying round.

mamo
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Friday 27th May 2011, 04:32
Replies: 17
Views: 2,785
Posted By mamo
Prosecution in Scotland re: Skibo Est

http://www.grough.co.uk/magazine/2011/05/26/highland-estate-manager-had-enough-poison-to-kill-all-uks-birds-of-prey

Haven't read this on here yet, more food for thought (pardon the pun!!)

mamo
Forum: Cumbria Thursday 3rd March 2011, 09:07
Replies: 29
Views: 6,927
Posted By mamo
I made a post a while back wondering about the...

I made a post a while back wondering about the presence of GE's at Haweswater and finally saw him again yesterday as I was ascending High Street via the Rough Crag route. Flew off from somewhere...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 31st July 2010, 16:34
Replies: 11
Views: 1,874
Posted By mamo
Just because offenders get away with paltry fines...

Just because offenders get away with paltry fines doesn't mean that is the maximum they can be punished. It is the judges setting the sentences at fault as I believe you can be jailed for these...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Sunday 30th May 2010, 09:29
Replies: 66
Views: 12,081
Posted By mamo
That has got to be the single most stupid thing I...

That has got to be the single most stupid thing I have ever read on these boards. What a moron!
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 20th March 2010, 22:47
Replies: 20
Views: 20,759
Posted By mamo
Thanks for replies. I guess we just aren't...

Thanks for replies. I guess we just aren't crossing paths like we used to :C
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 18th March 2010, 18:27
Replies: 20
Views: 20,759
Posted By mamo
Lake District Golden Eagle.

2 years ago, on my many wanderings around the Lake District, I came across the male Eagle 3 or 4 times at various locations. No personal sightings now for said 2 years. I was wondering if anybody had...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Thursday 18th March 2010, 18:23
Replies: 14
Views: 2,332
Posted By mamo
This is such a heinous crime, he'll probably get...

This is such a heinous crime, he'll probably get the full 6 months in jail!!!!
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Sunday 20th December 2009, 14:22
Replies: 16
Views: 2,057
Posted By mamo
I'm sure all you liberal lefties know far better...

I'm sure all you liberal lefties know far better than somebody who was a minister for the environment :eek!:!!!! However, since a pair of Magpies started breeding in a garden a couple of doors down...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Sunday 20th December 2009, 14:16
Replies: 12
Views: 1,916
Posted By mamo
So anybody who isn't a member of RSPB/SWT etc. is...

So anybody who isn't a member of RSPB/SWT etc. is a scumbag? How typical!!
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Saturday 15th August 2009, 16:40
Replies: 6
Views: 1,035
Posted By mamo
What would you get up to in the room with her...

What would you get up to in the room with her then??? :eek!:
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 10th April 2009, 17:36
Replies: 821
Views: 63,147
Posted By mamo
Went along to the "mystery location" a couple of...

Went along to the "mystery location" a couple of weeks back. got talking to the farmer and he said he had watched a single bird on a couple of occasions over winter and also heard one calling early...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 2nd April 2009, 19:20
Replies: 90
Views: 11,386
Posted By mamo
You going on foot? :eek!: mamo

You going on foot? :eek!:

mamo
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Sunday 18th January 2009, 17:45
Replies: 5
Views: 995
Posted By mamo
I think in 1922, the term was more likely...

I think in 1922, the term was more likely "celebrated egg-collector", only now, is he notorious.

mamo
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 6th November 2008, 23:28
Replies: 3
Views: 784
Posted By mamo
http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=125575 ...

http://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=125575

This bloke should have joined the mob down at Frisa, would have saved himself some money.
Forum: Birds Of Prey Friday 24th October 2008, 18:15
Replies: 26
Views: 4,401
Posted By mamo
The name Tystie is an Orkney word, and as such...

The name Tystie is an Orkney word, and as such relates only to the local birds, it would appear that mainlanders are using it now, tut tut ;)
Forum: Birds & Birding Saturday 18th October 2008, 21:11
Replies: 5
Views: 1,062
Posted By mamo
surely, if there is 30-70 eggers on the go in the...

surely, if there is 30-70 eggers on the go in the area, they would be easy to spot???

mamo
Forum: Birds Of Prey Saturday 18th October 2008, 21:06
Replies: 26
Views: 4,401
Posted By mamo
no Tysties at Oban Stewart, they are all on...

no Tysties at Oban Stewart, they are all on Orkney :smoke:

mamo
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Saturday 4th October 2008, 17:31
Replies: 5
Views: 989
Posted By mamo
Not sure if you're aware, but ships aren't...

Not sure if you're aware, but ships aren't allowed to even discharge clean ballast water in Scapa Flow, so if it is a ship doing this, AIS tracks all movements of ships, and when the culprit is...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Saturday 4th October 2008, 13:11
Replies: 5
Views: 989
Posted By mamo
It is not illegal to wash ships tanks at sea. Oil...

It is not illegal to wash ships tanks at sea. Oil tankers, however, very very rarely wash their tanks as they generally only carry different types of oil, so the need is not there. Whilst unladen at...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 15th May 2008, 14:55
Replies: 664
Views: 79,490
Posted By mamo
Ask Roy Dennis to do a TV show about them and how...

Ask Roy Dennis to do a TV show about them and how successful they are, that should take care of them, just as it did the N Yorks pair

mamo
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Tuesday 22nd April 2008, 17:02
Replies: 7
Views: 1,061
Posted By mamo
Considering most of our raptors are on the...

Considering most of our raptors are on the increase, it does seem like a misleading statement. On the Eagle issue, I have seen a male G Eagle in 4 separate areas of the Lakes this winter. Bow Fell,...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Thursday 28th February 2008, 22:15
Replies: 9
Views: 1,921
Posted By mamo
You could also try T & AD Poysers Flight...

You could also try T & AD Poysers Flight Identification of European Raptors. Not sure if it is still in print, but it is an excellent guide.
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