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Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 8th August 2019, 16:50
Replies: 28
Views: 1,598
Posted By Jon Turner
Trawling through Mike Tyler's 'Birds of Devon' I...

Trawling through Mike Tyler's 'Birds of Devon' I came across the following:

Great Black-headed Gull (shot - preserved in Exeter Museum) Exmouth 1859

Long-billed Murrelet - 2007 Dawlish

Ancient...
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 8th August 2019, 16:15
Replies: 133
Views: 8,364
Posted By Jon Turner
Ah yes - work - the curse of the drinking...

Ah yes - work - the curse of the drinking classes!

Sharing a scope on a seawatch is never easy.....
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 8th August 2019, 15:57
Replies: 133
Views: 8,364
Posted By Jon Turner
Bearing in mind your original targets for this...

Bearing in mind your original targets for this year, are you now headed South West for what could be a bonanza of seabirds in the next couple of days?
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Tuesday 6th August 2019, 16:02
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By Jon Turner
Roy doesn't usually stray far from the...

Roy doesn't usually stray far from the Taw/Torridge estuary here in N Devon.
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Tuesday 6th August 2019, 15:00
Replies: 7
Views: 170
Posted By Jon Turner
One of the Crickets I think Roy.

One of the Crickets I think Roy.
Forum: Cornwall Monday 5th August 2019, 07:39
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By Jon Turner
I think you may be unlikely to get a response as...

I think you may be unlikely to get a response as this is one of the rare breeding birds that don't get reported (same here in Devon) locals know where they are but to keep disturbance to a minimum...
Forum: Mammals Wednesday 24th July 2019, 21:48
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Jon Turner
Thank you David. Wil catch up tomorrow.... bit...

Thank you David. Wil catch up tomorrow.... bit late now!
Forum: Mammals Wednesday 24th July 2019, 17:08
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Jon Turner
Thanks Pam, I'll study that some more....

Thanks Pam, I'll study that some more....
Forum: Mammals Wednesday 24th July 2019, 15:59
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By Jon Turner
Tawny Owl pellet

Took an owl pellet apart t'other day and found various bones, teeth and insect legs. I wonder if it possible to say what the two sets of jaws are from. I have Wood Mouse, Long-tailed Field Vole,...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 23rd July 2019, 18:04
Replies: 14
Views: 462
Posted By Jon Turner
Night Heron for me too!

Night Heron for me too!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 22nd July 2019, 07:33
Replies: 12
Views: 438
Posted By Jon Turner
Hadn't noticed them! Look like Rosy Starlings!!!

Hadn't noticed them! Look like Rosy Starlings!!!
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 21st July 2019, 21:15
Replies: 12
Views: 438
Posted By Jon Turner
Juvenile Wood Pigeons. The Bird of Prey was...

Juvenile Wood Pigeons.

The Bird of Prey was probably a Sparrowhawk, your description is perfect for it!!!
Forum: Mammals Sunday 21st July 2019, 11:53
Replies: 26
Views: 1,598
Posted By Jon Turner
My thoughts too. Can't believe Rabbits aren't...

My thoughts too. Can't believe Rabbits aren't even in the top three. However, the map clearly shows that most of those reported roadkill victims are on Motorways or dual carriageways.

Perhaps...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 20th July 2019, 16:18
Replies: 5
Views: 293
Posted By Jon Turner
It's a Chiffchaff.

It's a Chiffchaff.
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 14th July 2019, 20:08
Replies: 760
Views: 116,577
Posted By Jon Turner
South coast birding

While in Hampshire a few days ago, I saw this beast over Hayling Island (from Farlington, so too distant for pics) but a couple of days later I was at Titchfield Haven and it flew right over the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 13th July 2019, 20:34
Replies: 5
Views: 186
Posted By Jon Turner
Saw several when I was there in 1999.

Saw several when I was there in 1999.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 13th July 2019, 20:28
Replies: 5
Views: 186
Posted By Jon Turner
Paddyfield Pipit?

Paddyfield Pipit?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 13th July 2019, 09:25
Replies: 12
Views: 591
Posted By Jon Turner
Sounds right - can be a real pest I think.

Sounds right - can be a real pest I think.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 13th July 2019, 07:35
Replies: 12
Views: 591
Posted By Jon Turner
There's a moth species that lays it's eggs in...

There's a moth species that lays it's eggs in reed stems. Can't remember which....
Forum: Butterflies and Moths Sunday 7th July 2019, 18:34
Replies: 16
Views: 806
Posted By Jon Turner
One or two seen in Plymouth this week I think -...

One or two seen in Plymouth this week I think - check out the Devon Birds blog.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 4th July 2019, 11:06
Replies: 2
Views: 224
Posted By Jon Turner
Small Plover species: Kentish or Ringed?

Small Plover species: Kentish or Ringed?
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 29th June 2019, 09:16
Replies: 10
Views: 460
Posted By Jon Turner
Thanks for that Peter, already seen Stone...

Thanks for that Peter, already seen Stone Curlew.... :)
Forum: Insects, Dragonflies, Arachnids, Beetles & More Saturday 29th June 2019, 07:19
Replies: 10
Views: 460
Posted By Jon Turner
Is it just closed at the weekend? I may be...

Is it just closed at the weekend? I may be heading for Hampshire soon (maybe tomorrow) and a trip to Titchfield is usually good, but the M27 is part of my route from Petersfield.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Saturday 29th June 2019, 07:15
Replies: 41
Views: 1,123
Posted By Jon Turner
So what are the targets? A two base hol sounds...

So what are the targets? A two base hol sounds best.
Haven't been out to Spain this year (yet) our house is rented out, but I intend to get back soon, and usually manage a Spring and Autumn visit....
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Friday 28th June 2019, 15:57
Replies: 41
Views: 1,123
Posted By Jon Turner
I spent half a day at Mejorada in 2007. The list...

I spent half a day at Mejorada in 2007. The list of birds was spectacular: Western Olivaceous Warbler, Little Bittern, Common Waxbill, Golden Oriole, Rufous Bushchat, Red-necked Nightjar, Short-toed...
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