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Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Friday 20th May 2011, 19:31
Replies: 30
Views: 3,924
Posted By Ken Hall
Well Mark, having cast aspertions on your thread...

Well Mark, having cast aspertions on your thread titles, I must now congratulate you on your entertaining and interesting posts. And also on your excellent photos, except that I don't like the way...
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Thursday 19th May 2011, 20:11
Replies: 30
Views: 3,924
Posted By Ken Hall
Hello again Mark I see you have managed to have...

Hello again Mark

I see you have managed to have your thread title changed to BOD. Bad news, you're still in trouble. :-O Bod is Scottish Gaelic for pen*s. According to "Scottish Hill and Mountain...
Forum: Spain including the Canary & Balearic Isles Wednesday 18th May 2011, 20:00
Replies: 30
Views: 3,924
Posted By Ken Hall
Hi Mark, I think you mean pájaro, not pajero,...

Hi Mark,

I think you mean pájaro, not pajero, which I believe is a slang Spanish term for w**ker. :eek!: For this reason the Mitsubishi Pajero had to change its name in Spanish speaking...
Forum: Scotland Wednesday 18th May 2011, 10:42
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
Hi Joseph here's some more info-hopefully...

Hi Joseph

here's some more info-hopefully helpful. A couple of days ago I paid a short visit to Craigendarroch and Burn o'Vat. Of course I was hampered by my current inability to walk more than a...
Forum: Scotland Thursday 7th April 2011, 18:56
Replies: 2,062
Views: 413,688
Posted By Ken Hall
two, possibly three Ospreys today at Lintrathan. ...

two, possibly three Ospreys today at Lintrathan. Also Swallow and Wheatear at Balintore.
Forum: Scotland Wednesday 6th April 2011, 10:08
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Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
There were about a dozen Sand Martins yesterday...

There were about a dozen Sand Martins yesterday at Mill of Strachan (thanks for the heads up Paul) and small numbers at Inchgarth Reservoir Cults. Loch of Skene is usually a good place to find them...
Forum: Scotland Thursday 24th March 2011, 14:24
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
My first Chiffchaff of the year this morning at...

My first Chiffchaff of the year this morning at Inchgarth Reservoir, Cults.
Forum: Scotland Monday 17th January 2011, 20:29
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
here's the best of mine. Not enough light for...

here's the best of mine. Not enough light for anything better. This was at 10.46, when were you there Mark?
Forum: Scotland Monday 17th January 2011, 18:44
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
Lovely photos Mark. Maybe worth mentioning for...

Lovely photos Mark. Maybe worth mentioning for anyone still to see the Smew, today it was on the smaller, upper pond. Contrary to Joseph's experience, I found her rather nervous, maybe because she...
Forum: Information Wanted Saturday 15th January 2011, 11:36
Replies: 12
Views: 2,110
Posted By Ken Hall
we stayed here recently and can really recommend...

we stayed here recently and can really recommend it. Very central and quiet. They have vacancies in July, Ł415 per week. http://www.hideawaylodges.co.uk/
Forum: Scotland Friday 14th January 2011, 19:10
Replies: 63
Views: 10,124
Posted By Ken Hall
I went to see the spectacle today - well worth...

I went to see the spectacle today - well worth it.

2 Brent Geese (pale bellied) on the banks of the Bervie at Inverbervie caravan site.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 11th January 2011, 10:25
Replies: 8
Views: 1,469
Posted By Ken Hall
Meadow Pipit. The very long hind claw is...

Meadow Pipit. The very long hind claw is typical, and a Dunnock would have a grey collar.
Forum: Opus Discussion Area Monday 10th January 2011, 12:13
Replies: 144
Views: 114,160
Posted By Ken Hall
Oops sorry Delia. What I was trying to say was...

Oops sorry Delia. What I was trying to say was RSPB recently acquired Meikle Loch, not my photo! Sorry about that.

Yes, I remember the Lesser Yellowlegs too.

cheers,

Ken
Forum: Opus Discussion Area Sunday 9th January 2011, 15:11
Replies: 144
Views: 114,160
Posted By Ken Hall
Here's a photo of Meikle Loch, Slains,...

Here's a photo of Meikle Loch, Slains, Collieston. It was acquired recently by the RSPB but I've no idea what they intend doing with it.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 9th January 2011, 09:35
Replies: 8
Views: 1,416
Posted By Ken Hall
Meadow Pipit. The long hind claw is a good...

Meadow Pipit. The long hind claw is a good indicator.
Forum: Scotland Wednesday 22nd December 2010, 13:51
Replies: 3,607
Views: 712,847
Posted By Ken Hall
Not a great deal of interest yesterday round the...

Not a great deal of interest yesterday round the Ness. A few Lapwings and the big flock of Common Gulls in Nigg Bay. The gulls all flew up at one point but I couldn't see the cause of the...
Forum: Scotland Wednesday 22nd December 2010, 10:12
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
Yes, very sad indeed. I owe him a lot too as...

Yes, very sad indeed. I owe him a lot too as will many others.
Forum: Scotland Friday 17th December 2010, 19:13
Replies: 3,607
Views: 712,847
Posted By Ken Hall
and festive greetings to you too Mark, and thanks...

and festive greetings to you too Mark, and thanks for all your interesting and helpful observations from The Ness. All the best for 2011.
Forum: Scotland Sunday 12th December 2010, 19:06
Replies: 3,607
Views: 712,847
Posted By Ken Hall
Hi Joseph nice to meet you on the Ythan, and...

Hi Joseph

nice to meet you on the Ythan, and thanks for your kind comment on my photo of the Glonk in Torry. I hope you don't mind, but I've made a few adjustments to yours in PSE8 - removal of...
Forum: Scotland Sunday 12th December 2010, 17:03
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
Not a lot to be seen today on the Ythan estuary,...

Not a lot to be seen today on the Ythan estuary, but this swan flypast was nice. Probably the most interesting thing was meeting Joseph and discussing all things avian and photographic.
Forum: Scotland Sunday 12th December 2010, 16:58
Replies: 3,607
Views: 712,847
Posted By Ken Hall
Oh dear, if I'd realised you needed a Pheasant...

Oh dear, if I'd realised you needed a Pheasant for the Girdleness list I could have brought you a pair of them from the garden any time. Ballogie estate is owe me quite a bit for feed, so I'd be...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 23rd November 2010, 21:08
Replies: 10
Views: 1,708
Posted By Ken Hall
Many thanks everyone for your help. I'll try to...

Many thanks everyone for your help. I'll try to get it right next time ;)
Forum: Scotland Tuesday 23rd November 2010, 19:58
Replies: 1,824
Views: 420,155
Posted By Ken Hall
First winter Iceland Gull late yesterday...

First winter Iceland Gull late yesterday afternoon in Peterhead harbour. Sorry for the delayed posting, been tied up most of the day. Now, what will the next few days' north winds bring?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Tuesday 23rd November 2010, 10:54
Replies: 10
Views: 1,708
Posted By Ken Hall
Glaucous or Iceland Gull? NE Scotland

I struggle to separate these two, but I think this one is a Glaucous. Am I right? And what age please?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Monday 22nd November 2010, 08:21
Replies: 14
Views: 1,990
Posted By Ken Hall
Like others, I saw one in January (actually in...

Like others, I saw one in January (actually in deep snow and at -14C in upper Deeside) then none until October when there was a huge influx in NE Scotland from Scandinavia. These have now dispersed,...
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