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Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 11th March 2018, 16:07
Replies: 19
Views: 1,272
Posted By cheshirebirder
Lots about ? Fully understand the word of mouth...

Lots about ? Fully understand the word of mouth details but I live in the same area as yourself and haven't heard of any ! Presume you've been getting quite a bit further afield to see them ?...
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 9th March 2018, 20:39
Replies: 19
Views: 1,272
Posted By cheshirebirder
Well done . Wonder how long before they vanish...

Well done . Wonder how long before they vanish from our year lists for good ?
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 9th March 2018, 16:22
Replies: 19
Views: 1,272
Posted By cheshirebirder
Ruddy ducks

Are there any left ? Not asking for any information of their whereabouts just curious if they're still hanging on. Saw 1 ( well known ) drake last year ,none the year before.Last official figure I...
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 27th February 2018, 15:29
Replies: 13
Views: 1,074
Posted By cheshirebirder
Let's hope the police follow it up with a...

Let's hope the police follow it up with a prosecution. Ignoring the signs, and , particularly, removing the barrier smacks of total arrogance. Off-roaders are a problem in many places. I've seen...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 27th August 2017, 18:56
Replies: 10
Views: 837
Posted By cheshirebirder
I'd agree with sand martin.The darker fore-wing...

I'd agree with sand martin.The darker fore-wing is a difference from house Martin.
Forum: Greece & Greek Islands Thursday 20th July 2017, 14:57
Replies: 220
Views: 18,312
Posted By cheshirebirder
Hi , Mick. Funny how many Dalmatian pelicans...

Hi , Mick.
Funny how many Dalmatian pelicans that Kalloni has had this year so far. Surely it's considerably more than usual ? I'm hoping it's not a sign of failed breeding or some problems at the...
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Tuesday 25th April 2017, 15:59
Replies: 76
Views: 8,558
Posted By cheshirebirder
Thanks, Dave. Is around March the best time to...

Thanks, Dave. Is around March the best time to visit ?
Edit ; just checked on the NE Brazil birding site- Oct through to March looks best.
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Tuesday 25th April 2017, 15:31
Replies: 76
Views: 8,558
Posted By cheshirebirder
Enjoying your report, Dave especially as it's an...

Enjoying your report, Dave especially as it's an area that wasn't on my radar before and a region none of my birding mates have visited - so potentially a future trip for us.
Regards, Bill.
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Friday 21st April 2017, 20:59
Replies: 11
Views: 6,386
Posted By cheshirebirder
Agreed, very poor in terms of wildlife. Not sure...

Agreed, very poor in terms of wildlife. Not sure why they filmed it under the spring watch title .
Forum: Conservation Thursday 20th April 2017, 18:02
Replies: 14
Views: 2,095
Posted By cheshirebirder
Let's hope this is given wiider publicity ad...

Let's hope this is given wiider publicity ad shows the public what holidaying in Malta is supporting. The referendum there showed the majority support this behavior .
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th April 2017, 19:50
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By cheshirebirder
My first thought was that the mantle looked too...

My first thought was that the mantle looked too dark for YLG. , but second viewing makes me not so sure. Still inclined to LBBG.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th April 2017, 19:16
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By cheshirebirder
Agree with LBBG.

Agree with LBBG.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th April 2017, 19:13
Replies: 4
Views: 418
Posted By cheshirebirder
Grey heron, I'd say.

Grey heron, I'd say.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Sunday 16th April 2017, 19:12
Replies: 2
Views: 323
Posted By cheshirebirder
Correct.

Correct.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 13th April 2017, 12:58
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By cheshirebirder
Looking at that bill, it's got to have some...

Looking at that bill, it's got to have some shoveler influence in it ?
Forum: TV & Radio Alert For Birding, Nature and Other Wildlife Saturday 8th April 2017, 10:52
Replies: 5
Views: 3,276
Posted By cheshirebirder
We didn't quite get to the gate but visited a...

We didn't quite get to the gate but visited a small reserve/viewing area run by locals, on the way down to the gate. Also birded the road. Wonder if they'll ever consider a day-pass like many of the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 31st March 2017, 13:35
Replies: 14
Views: 977
Posted By cheshirebirder
Flippah, it's definitely one of the American...

Flippah, it's definitely one of the American warblers. Have a look at northern parula females which seems the most likey ( may be wrong, of course!). The eyestripe does seem more pronounced than most...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 30th March 2017, 11:19
Replies: 2
Views: 311
Posted By cheshirebirder
Dave, isn't the "white area" just reflected light...

Dave, isn't the "white area" just reflected light ?
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 30th March 2017, 10:24
Replies: 14
Views: 977
Posted By cheshirebirder
I'm thinking it could be a female northern parula...

I'm thinking it could be a female northern parula warbler but it does seem to have a very pronounced eyestripe.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 30th March 2017, 08:38
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By cheshirebirder
It's a green heron.

It's a green heron.
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 23rd March 2017, 16:44
Replies: 2
Views: 238
Posted By cheshirebirder
Serin ?

Serin ?
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Friday 17th March 2017, 18:31
Replies: 29
Views: 4,374
Posted By cheshirebirder
Really enjoying your report, Dave. Read up to...

Really enjoying your report, Dave. Read up to Dolomite camp now and it's making me seriously think about visiting Namibia. All the details on the accommodation, prices and logistics help to make the...
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Thursday 16th March 2017, 07:35
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By cheshirebirder
First bird is a whimbrel. Second a willet .

First bird is a whimbrel. Second a willet .
Forum: Vacational Trip Reports Thursday 9th March 2017, 10:57
Replies: 29
Views: 4,374
Posted By cheshirebirder
Thanks for posting , Dave. An interesting and...

Thanks for posting , Dave. An interesting and informative read ,as usual. I've read up to when you leave for Etosha which is obviously the site everyone's heard of, so particularly looking forward...
Forum: Information Wanted Tuesday 7th March 2017, 16:05
Replies: 10
Views: 2,164
Posted By cheshirebirder
Alex , I don't think Welbeck was very good last...

Alex , I don't think Welbeck was very good last year. I'd try Wykeham near Scarborough.
For grasshopper warblers and woodcock, surely there are sites near your home if you ask around local birders?
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