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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 16:04
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By andyadcock
Reading about habitat preference added to what...

Reading about habitat preference added to what can be seen in the shot, also leads me away from Boran which is said to prefer 'thicker, lusher' vegetation.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 15:47
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By andyadcock
Maybe it's feather separation then but it seems...

Maybe it's feather separation then but it seems to have blackish crown streaks?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 14:42
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By andyadcock
The crown is too streaked for Boran IMO?

The crown is too streaked for Boran IMO?
Forum: Birds Of Prey Today, 14:37
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
Totally agree about Ortolans, it's just another...

Totally agree about Ortolans, it's just another EU failure on the grounds of 'culture', just like bullfighting. There is no will with the top echelons of the EU to stop any of it.

Shooting Turtle...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 11:11
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By andyadcock
Thanks Grahame.

Thanks Grahame.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 10:49
Replies: 9
Views: 405
Posted By andyadcock
On LBbG, in flight, you'd also see a contrast...

On LBbG, in flight, you'd also see a contrast between the dark back and the blacker wing tips.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Today, 10:44
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By andyadcock
Crested and Oriental are two names for the same...

Crested and Oriental are two names for the same bird.

Is this a captive bird by any chance?

You don't often get a chance for a shot like this plus, the tail feathers look suspiciously tatty?
Forum: Birds & Birding Today, 08:04
Replies: 9
Views: 224
Posted By andyadcock
Well ID is certain, I've never seen one is this...

Well ID is certain, I've never seen one is this kind of scrub though.
Forum: Birds & Birding Yesterday, 17:29
Replies: 9
Views: 224
Posted By andyadcock
I just got this via the OBC, habitat description...

I just got this via the OBC, habitat description being at odds with the usual reqirements for the species, is the ID certain?

' Hello All,

A Thick Billed Pigeon has been photographed in Karachi,...
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Yesterday, 14:39
Replies: 8
Views: 321
Posted By andyadcock
I'm curious to know how the new aircraft would be...

I'm curious to know how the new aircraft would be 'scrambled' to confront immediate threats as there are often start up issues with it's totally automated systems, including the pilot having to log...
Forum: Birds Of Prey Yesterday, 14:35
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
Repeating theme, three pro EU members, seemingly...

Repeating theme, three pro EU members, seemingly happy to deflect from the situation in Malta just to have a dig at the UK.
Forum: Birds & Birding Yesterday, 14:29
Replies: 9
Views: 224
Posted By andyadcock
Any link to the pic?

Any link to the pic?
Forum: Birds Of Prey Yesterday, 12:25
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
As you're so willing to keep telling us, what...

As you're so willing to keep telling us, what will you do with your flag after that?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Yesterday, 10:55
Replies: 15
Views: 358
Posted By andyadcock
Do Icterids 'nectar', I've never seen it? The...

Do Icterids 'nectar', I've never seen it?

The bird to me, just does not look like an Oriole.
Forum: Birds Of Prey Yesterday, 10:38
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
Point 1, Then time to spread the message to a...

Point 1, Then time to spread the message to a wider audience as already suggested by targeting the likes of Easyjet.

Point 2. Is change happening? If so, it's glacial.
Forum: Birds Of Prey Yesterday, 09:30
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
Perhaps a chapter on the bird slaughter would...

Perhaps a chapter on the bird slaughter would open a few eyes?

I personally would like to visist and see the places my Dad, who was stationed there with the Navy, told me about, but I won't.
Forum: Birds Of Prey Yesterday, 09:25
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
For those trying to gloss over or dismiss the...

For those trying to gloss over or dismiss the problems by aiming criticism at the UK, this is the horrific reality and only a financial hit to the tourist sector is going to stop this IMO. Whilst...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th November 2019, 20:59
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By andyadcock
It just looks Buteo rather than Accipiter to me,...

It just looks Buteo rather than Accipiter to me, I was surprised when Ken said Accipiter.

Accipiter would appear longer legged and longer tailed.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th November 2019, 20:15
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By andyadcock
Clearly a Buteo!

Clearly a Buteo!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th November 2019, 20:12
Replies: 10
Views: 199
Posted By andyadcock
Clearly a Buteo!

Clearly a Buteo!
Forum: Birds Of Prey Monday 11th November 2019, 19:52
Replies: 31
Views: 862
Posted By andyadcock
Comparing the UK to Malta is a nonsense and it's...

Comparing the UK to Malta is a nonsense and it's attitudes such as this, that allow the likes of Malta to continue the slaughter.

Keep banging the EU drum, the sound is growing fainter, they've...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th November 2019, 19:39
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By andyadcock
I think it has to be Vitelline Masked?

I think it has to be Vitelline Masked?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th November 2019, 11:55
Replies: 16
Views: 375
Posted By andyadcock
Sorry Grahame, I did know that, Shikra usually...

Sorry Grahame, I did know that, Shikra usually have darker eyes though.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 11th November 2019, 11:50
Replies: 15
Views: 358
Posted By andyadcock
Isn't it more likely something like a female...

Isn't it more likely something like a female Warbler?

Edit: Juv Tennessee Warbler?
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Monday 11th November 2019, 11:46
Replies: 13
Views: 247
Posted By andyadcock
It's a beauty whatever it is, I've never seen...

It's a beauty whatever it is, I've never seen anything like it.
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