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Forum: Say Hello Thursday 3rd August 2017, 01:22
Replies: 11
Views: 1,005
Posted By lmans66
Nice shots.....love those night ones!.... I have...

Nice shots.....love those night ones!.... I have a home just north of Elephant head but wasn't aware of a pond being around there..... :-)
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 25th July 2017, 12:53
Replies: 29
Views: 5,482
Posted By lmans66
I too never use a strap....just carry them in my...

I too never use a strap....just carry them in my hands but a strap attached. As Rathaus stated, if I am climbing or need both hands, I strap, otherwise now.

Also, if I strap, I use just the type...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 22nd July 2017, 19:49
Replies: 11
Views: 1,661
Posted By lmans66
It is a large beak from this angle and it appears...

It is a large beak from this angle and it appears to have this thin neck etc...almost juvenile but the coloration is not there for a juvenile. I just think it appears distorted based upon the angle...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 22nd July 2017, 14:04
Replies: 11
Views: 1,661
Posted By lmans66
Looks like a cardinal

Looks like a cardinal
Forum: Books, Magazines, Publications, Video & DVD Wednesday 19th July 2017, 12:14
Replies: 9
Views: 1,843
Posted By lmans66
When I went a few years back...I did research.......

When I went a few years back...I did research.... I eventually purchased Birds of Australia by Simpson and Day. Excellent book. I went to a nature observatory here in South Jersey and compared the...
Forum: Live Bird News from around the World Monday 17th July 2017, 19:29
Replies: 2
Views: 1,682
Posted By lmans66
Fascinating.... I was just in Kirtland's Warblers...

Fascinating.... I was just in Kirtland's Warblers Territory and the Cowbird came up as an issue with the sustainability of the warbler... Good read, thanks for sharing, jim
Forum: Texas Sunday 16th July 2017, 14:11
Replies: 17
Views: 8,994
Posted By lmans66
Speaking as an American Patriot... (we are not...

Speaking as an American Patriot... (we are not all religious far right Zealots)....I want to apologize to the "WORLD"...for our insane President. This guy is pure psycho and it is very questionable...
Forum: Say Hello Wednesday 12th July 2017, 12:30
Replies: 11
Views: 1,887
Posted By lmans66
I think all of us have 'themes' throughout our...

I think all of us have 'themes' throughout our life.....whether it is an appreciation of nature, or that of art, or music or whatever. I know for me, 'nature' has been 'in me' since I was a kid and...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Saturday 8th July 2017, 14:10
Replies: 7
Views: 3,953
Posted By lmans66
I would go with the Swarovski ATS model.....I...

I would go with the Swarovski ATS model.....I know the ATX is out there but I am not in favor of it for my 'odd reasons'...I am not familiar with the KOWA or Zeiss....

just get what works for...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Saturday 8th July 2017, 01:04
Replies: 7
Views: 533
Posted By lmans66
Bingo....

Bingo....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 5th July 2017, 18:57
Replies: 10
Views: 689
Posted By lmans66
That would be a good guess too....notice the pine...

That would be a good guess too....notice the pine trees... anyhow, hard to see either a nuthatch or the Titmouse ....so Pine Warbler is as good as it might get now, but birding by habitat and time of...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 4th July 2017, 13:51
Replies: 3
Views: 369
Posted By lmans66
Ditto.....markings on breast more indicative of a...

Ditto.....markings on breast more indicative of a Lincolns....the range is common for Lincolns, spotted at best for Song...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 4th July 2017, 13:49
Replies: 12
Views: 1,122
Posted By lmans66
Gambels...the breast pattern sets it a part from...

Gambels...the breast pattern sets it a part from the Californias although you might see both in northern Utah as they seems to come close to overlapping in range..
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 4th July 2017, 13:46
Replies: 21
Views: 883
Posted By lmans66
Tough shot....I would go with a juvenile Red...

Tough shot....I would go with a juvenile Red Winged. The beak looks more like a RWB than a cowbird....

But I can go either way on this...

In the reeds is so indicative of a RWB, ....did you see...
Forum: Mobile/iPhone Digiscoping Monday 3rd July 2017, 14:18
Replies: 2
Views: 3,134
Posted By lmans66
Hi Dylan....I have slowly moved from small pocket...

Hi Dylan....I have slowly moved from small pocket cameras and digiscoping to phone scoping using my phonescope (https://www.phoneskope.com). not to plug a product since I get nothing from it but...
Forum: Information Wanted Saturday 1st July 2017, 12:46
Replies: 4
Views: 946
Posted By lmans66
I lived in WA state on the Idaho border most of...

I lived in WA state on the Idaho border most of my life and know that California Quail were a dime a dozen. My sister lived in Idaho Falls and although I never looked for any there, the range map...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 30th June 2017, 19:36
Replies: 18
Views: 1,295
Posted By lmans66
That nice lengthy tail does have that nice junco...

That nice lengthy tail does have that nice junco 'white lining'.......which juncos will have but not the finch. A strong visual of the beak is just not apparent.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 29th June 2017, 23:24
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By lmans66
A good looking one at that....

A good looking one at that....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 29th June 2017, 16:00
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By lmans66
Ditto

Ditto
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 29th June 2017, 13:58
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By lmans66
Really? Wow... Where are they native to and how...

Really? Wow... Where are they native to and how long in California? jim
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 28th June 2017, 21:15
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By lmans66
good point

True.....I often wonder how often that occurs. You take those two birds (Willow and Alder) and unless you have voice recognition, one wouldn't really know for sure. So in that sense, you could have...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 28th June 2017, 17:57
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By lmans66
right but....

You are right but the Willow isn't found in Alaska....yes, it could end up there as a lost bird, but on a normal basis the range is not that far north....Otherwise, yes, the 'call' is key to...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 28th June 2017, 15:40
Replies: 5
Views: 370
Posted By lmans66
I would say that is a really good bet...appears...

I would say that is a really good bet...appears to be an Alder for me. A Hammonds it is not , and surely not an Olive-sided....
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Wednesday 28th June 2017, 12:17
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By lmans66
Female Grackle ?

Female Grackle ?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 27th June 2017, 14:36
Replies: 10
Views: 862
Posted By lmans66
Ditto....Common Loon..... a bit lost eh?

Ditto....Common Loon..... a bit lost eh?
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