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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 5th June 2019, 13:38
Replies: 101
Views: 15,249
Posted By Jane Turner
None at all, but proving its not got some...

None at all, but proving its not got some European genes is tough. White face, largish bill (assuming its a male) farily large and solid belly patch and very chestnut mantle all tick the right boxes....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 10th November 2018, 17:30
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By Jane Turner
Pretty sure its a wren.... the sound above 6KHz...

Pretty sure its a wren.... the sound above 6KHz is missing

Sonagram, sound file, then a normal Wren and a sound-clipped Wren, with >6Khz missing
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 10th November 2018, 16:45
Replies: 6
Views: 218
Posted By Jane Turner
Its hard to ID birds on trail cams because a lot...

Its hard to ID birds on trail cams because a lot of high frequency sounds are missing. I'll have a look later to see how much is missing. My 1st thought is that it might be a Wren alarming with the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 8th November 2018, 12:13
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By Jane Turner
I'd have that a Black-throat if that were my view...

I'd have that a Black-throat if that were my view (which incidentally it usually is)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 9th October 2018, 23:27
Replies: 4
Views: 320
Posted By Jane Turner
Its a Willow Warbler on face pattern and wing...

Its a Willow Warbler on face pattern and wing length
Forum: Cheshire Tuesday 2nd October 2018, 19:08
Replies: 6,934
Views: 1,388,321
Posted By Jane Turner
A new discord server has been established. The...

A new discord server has been established. The back end (hidden) contains circulations of County Rarities, but the front end is open to anyone with an interest in the birds of Cheshire/NW The...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th September 2018, 13:51
Replies: 13
Views: 613
Posted By Jane Turner
Its an odd bird indeed - (I'm seeing some quite...

Its an odd bird indeed - (I'm seeing some quite gingery tones) but the central TFs are also rounded.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 29th April 2018, 15:36
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By Jane Turner
It is!

It is!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 24th April 2018, 08:08
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Jane Turner
Nailed it with the dogged help of Tony Broome -...

Nailed it with the dogged help of Tony Broome - Manx Shearwater!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 23rd April 2018, 17:12
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Jane Turner
There is a hybrid zone isn't there? I wonder if...

There is a hybrid zone isn't there? I wonder if its a bit like tristis - where plumage looks better for tristis and call better for abientinus in the hybrid zone
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 22nd April 2018, 16:31
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Jane Turner
Someone deprived of context suggested distant...

Someone deprived of context suggested distant Black Grouse.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/tou8giu0g0boyrx/unknown%20nocturnal%20call%20Hoylake%2021st%20April%202018.mp4?dl=0

The sonagram looks...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 21st April 2018, 11:36
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Jane Turner
The pitch and tone are reminiscent of Tawny Owl...

The pitch and tone are reminiscent of Tawny Owl (which would be an amazing record for here) its the structure of the call that is unfamiliar
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 21st April 2018, 09:31
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By Jane Turner
Unknown Nocturnal FLight call

Any pointers in the right direction appreciated

https://www.dropbox.com/s/855xlz6693ewte1/unknown%20nocturnal%20call.wav?dl=0
Forum: Merseyside Friday 20th April 2018, 22:42
Replies: 518
Views: 144,799
Posted By Jane Turner
There will be no benefit for Natterjacks - they...

There will be no benefit for Natterjacks - they are 1km away in the outer dune slacks
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th April 2018, 21:31
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Jane Turner
Having failed to record an enthusiastically...

Having failed to record an enthusiastically singing one from before the species was actually on the British list, I'm getting bits of features of a selection of different birds. This one was...
Forum: Merseyside Friday 20th April 2018, 20:57
Replies: 518
Views: 144,799
Posted By Jane Turner
We had and a non-ideal, but acceptable compromise...

We had and a non-ideal, but acceptable compromise agreed with them. But they changed their minds and accelerated a 5 year plan into one year, and included all the non-natives in the % retained.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th April 2018, 19:50
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Jane Turner
Looks quite long billed - even allowing for the...

Looks quite long billed - even allowing for the pollen horn and long-winged
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th April 2018, 19:23
Replies: 4
Views: 465
Posted By Jane Turner
Slightly Interesting Chiffchaff

I've been testing out the suggested primary spacing method to help ID possible Iberian Chiffchaffs - basically can you see it in the field with a...
Forum: Merseyside Friday 20th April 2018, 18:26
Replies: 518
Views: 144,799
Posted By Jane Turner
They are meeting arbitrary targets for the % of...

They are meeting arbitrary targets for the % of scrub allowable in dunes and reed bed. However they have left two large copses of introduced ornamental pines, Mock Orange and Tea Plant, while...
Forum: Merseyside Friday 20th April 2018, 14:00
Replies: 518
Views: 144,799
Posted By Jane Turner
Cheshire Wildlife Trust.

Cheshire Wildlife Trust.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 18th April 2018, 16:22
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By Jane Turner
The last photo sure.... but is it usual for a...

The last photo sure.... but is it usual for a Bairds to me much smaller than a piping plover - I as trying a two bird theory
https://download.ams.birds.cornell.edu/api/v1/asset/95034131/900
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 18th April 2018, 15:20
Replies: 5
Views: 295
Posted By Jane Turner
Could well be least Sandpiper - but I'm looking...

Could well be least Sandpiper - but I'm looking on a phone
Forum: Merseyside Sunday 15th April 2018, 09:33
Replies: 518
Views: 144,799
Posted By Jane Turner
and here ae the Grasshopper W photos referred to...

and here ae the Grasshopper W photos referred to above
Forum: Merseyside Sunday 15th April 2018, 09:31
Replies: 518
Views: 144,799
Posted By Jane Turner
Habitat "Improvement" at Red Rocks continues...

Habitat "Improvement" at Red Rocks continues apace. The ancient and iconic boardwalk hawthorn, much of the reedbed sallows and all of the Grasshopper Warbler Territories have been cleared. Today...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 7th April 2018, 08:51
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By Jane Turner
its Linnet for the 1st two and a Meadow Pipit

its Linnet for the 1st two and a Meadow Pipit
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