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Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 4th January 2013, 20:32
Replies: 3
Views: 718
Posted By peachfront
Oh gosh. I thought it was Plain Brown...

Oh gosh. I thought it was Plain Brown Woodcreeper. I'm glad to find out that Thrushlike Woodcreeper was formerly a subspecies or I'd think I'd completely lost my pointy little mind. I'll keep an...
Forum: Argentina Saturday 22nd December 2012, 19:24
Replies: 2
Views: 2,064
Posted By peachfront
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Argentina Saturday 15th December 2012, 17:29
Replies: 2
Views: 2,064
Posted By peachfront
vinaceous (amazon) parrot at urugua-i provincial park?

Has anyone seen the Vinaceous Parrot at this park recently? Will be there in January. I stumbled across someone's post elsewhere that the bird was already extinct in Argentina but "Tucai Birding"...
Forum: Japan Thursday 17th May 2012, 01:14
Replies: 2
Views: 823
Posted By peachfront
Wonderful! I will be staying in Shinjuku so this...

Wonderful! I will be staying in Shinjuku so this is great news. I'll keep my eyes peeled!
Forum: Information Wanted Thursday 17th May 2012, 01:10
Replies: 6
Views: 971
Posted By peachfront
I'll follow this thread with interest. We have...

I'll follow this thread with interest. We have many fine birders, ornithologists, and photographers in Louisiana, but we have completely missed the boat on the bird cams. We should have a web cam...
Forum: Japan Wednesday 16th May 2012, 00:46
Replies: 2
Views: 823
Posted By peachfront
upcoming trip Tokyo area

Any of you folks still around? Will be visiting Tokyo for the first time for the Memorial Day long weekend. I have visited Kyoto before so I already have a few Japanese birds on my list but I...
Forum: Information Wanted Monday 14th May 2012, 19:08
Replies: 0
Views: 790
Posted By peachfront
azure-winged magpie & japanese green woodpecker near tokyo?

Hi folks, I will be in Tokyo in a few days for a brief visit. I have found Charlie Harper's info on the Japan local patch forum, and I have downloaded some possible sites, but I wonder if anyone had...
Forum: California Friday 6th May 2011, 17:31
Replies: 19
Views: 4,677
Posted By peachfront
Thanks for the suggestions on guides. I really...

Thanks for the suggestions on guides. I really just didn't know where to begin. Have you already returned from your trip? I was looking at the suggestion to go to Lake Tahoe and then sort of down...
Forum: Bolivia Friday 6th May 2011, 01:17
Replies: 6
Views: 3,557
Posted By peachfront
I've been to Bolivia, but for the big flashy...

I've been to Bolivia, but for the big flashy species not for the Antwrens, so I'm a little afraid to comment.

Have you contacted birdbolivia.com? They put together a terrific package for me, in...
Forum: California Friday 6th May 2011, 01:01
Replies: 19
Views: 4,677
Posted By peachfront
I have some Yosemite questions as well if this...

I have some Yosemite questions as well if this thread is still live.

First question, the National Park website says it's a crime (!) to post the locations of certain Yosemite species on the...
Forum: Information Wanted Friday 6th May 2011, 00:40
Replies: 4
Views: 938
Posted By peachfront
They will NOT hurt the tree. They can't even put...

They will NOT hurt the tree. They can't even put a dent in my Trumpetcreeper Vine...much less a tree. Enjoy the Downies and your tree.
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 10th March 2011, 04:46
Replies: 14
Views: 2,147
Posted By peachfront
The guide needs to know the birds, where and when...

The guide needs to know the birds, where and when they are found, what they sound like it and if it's allowed to call them with tapes etc, they should have the ability to do this. I've been in a...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 6th September 2010, 22:24
Replies: 4
Views: 857
Posted By peachfront
I talked to this guy before, they bring the...

I talked to this guy before, they bring the trained Harris Hawk to Trafalgar Square to scatter the pigeons. They are actually paid by the city to be there.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 6th September 2010, 22:16
Replies: 4
Views: 1,001
Posted By peachfront
yes, it's a red-tailed hawk

When under the buteo, I always look first for the patagial marks. Nice photos.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 29th August 2010, 02:51
Replies: 6
Views: 4,209
Posted By peachfront
I would be willing to offer a good home having a...

I would be willing to offer a good home having a nice yard but as I live in Louisiana, this just doesn't seem practical. In my area, "Found Pets" ads are free, and in your shoes, I would post all...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 28th August 2010, 06:44
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By peachfront
For photos 1 and 2 I would like to know how you...

For photos 1 and 2 I would like to know how you eliminated Brown-Headed Cowbird, a bit on the molty side...but...

The other bird, female House Finch. Again, if it's a trick question, and you've...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 27th August 2010, 05:44
Replies: 14
Views: 1,823
Posted By peachfront
To mmalady: We have the advantage of "general...

To mmalady: We have the advantage of "general impressions I guess" but look at that tail -- the shape, the white "line" at the bottom. It's Eastern Kingbird without a doubt.

With swallows, just...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 24th August 2010, 01:44
Replies: 12
Views: 1,124
Posted By peachfront
To Micro: We knew what you meant, or I did...

To Micro: We knew what you meant, or I did anyway. Yay, I think we have a consensus -- summer tanager it is.

To Emu: Older summer females can have quite a bit of color, in my opinion...but I'm...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 23rd August 2010, 22:17
Replies: 12
Views: 1,124
Posted By peachfront
I thought Summer Tanager as well. The bill size...

I thought Summer Tanager as well. The bill size in proportion to the head is maybe part of what influenced my thinking. Afraid to touch on the subject of young male versus possibly an older female....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 23rd August 2010, 06:18
Replies: 5
Views: 1,028
Posted By peachfront
It's a daytime moth. I don't know the species, I...

It's a daytime moth. I don't know the species, I think we have three species in Louisiana, and I don't which or how many you have in New Jersey. I have some photos, maybe I will find them tomorrow....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th August 2010, 13:25
Replies: 5
Views: 967
Posted By peachfront
Oho, that may be the very spot where I got the...

Oho, that may be the very spot where I got the Gray Hawk for my Arizona list. Will have to find my notes...! But that was over a decade ago for me...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th August 2010, 01:37
Replies: 5
Views: 967
Posted By peachfront
I vote Coop's not Gray Hawks. Besides the fact...

I vote Coop's not Gray Hawks. Besides the fact that to me (and I am NO expert) they look more like Cooper's, I just think it's way easier to find Cooper's nests, juvies, etc. than it is to find the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th August 2010, 01:30
Replies: 2
Views: 895
Posted By peachfront
Why can't #2 be Black-Chinned? Asking not...

Why can't #2 be Black-Chinned? Asking not telling, when I get a hummer I can't ID, it's time to call in the big guns, plenty of winter hummingbird experts/banders in my area. (I guess by winter...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 20th August 2010, 01:20
Replies: 5
Views: 959
Posted By peachfront
Easy call. TV. Is that a rare bird up there? ...

Easy call. TV. Is that a rare bird up there? Maybe we can send you some. :-)
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 14th August 2010, 18:44
Replies: 8
Views: 1,569
Posted By peachfront
Is it possible you heard the Eurasian Collared...

Is it possible you heard the Eurasian Collared Dove and saw some Mourning Doves, and put two and two together to make five? They seem like to similar places around here and share the suburban...
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