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Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 3rd December 2008, 18:04
Replies: 9
Views: 1,847
Posted By Jo UK
Here are some links to the story of the eagle...

Here are some links to the story of the eagle with avian pox. I was wrong about the location. Instead of western Canada, this happened is Eastern USA - just a bit out!!

Link to lengthy slide...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 3rd December 2008, 17:49
Replies: 9
Views: 1,847
Posted By Jo UK
I enlarged the pic to have a coser look. I don't...

I enlarged the pic to have a coser look.

I don't think it is a tick. The beak is open so there could be problems with feeding. Poor thing.

Oh, but Alex said it was feeding OK.

I agree with Pat...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 3rd December 2008, 16:01
Replies: 9
Views: 1,847
Posted By Jo UK
Back in the summer a group of friends were...

Back in the summer a group of friends were watching a webcam on a bald eagles' nest in western Canada. A young eagle developed a growth, similar to this, on its beak. It was diagnosed as avian...
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 23rd October 2008, 22:27
Replies: 0
Views: 491
Posted By Jo UK
Latvian ornithologists seeking help

In Latvia, Maris Strazds has noted a 40% occurrence of broken eggs in Black Stork nests. Maris says "we want to check the possibility that DDT has arrived on the scene again (from African winter...
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 20th October 2008, 21:24
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
More reports from the Estonian Looduskalender...

More reports from the Estonian Looduskalender team, on the recovery of a transmitter in Belarus.

http://www.looduskalender.ee/en/node/
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 9th October 2008, 05:17
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
Sorry to cone here with sad news, but it's par...

Sorry to cone here with sad news, but it's par for the course.
One of the young black storks from Estonia, with a back-pack transmitter, has met its end in Saudi Arabia. The signal has been coming...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 5th October 2008, 16:20
Replies: 30
Views: 2,767
Posted By Jo UK
Tingjunkie, I half-remember something about...

Tingjunkie, I half-remember something about special lenses for colour blind problems, so I looked for something like that. I don't know if this will help at all, and maybe you already know of it but...
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 19th September 2008, 11:01
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
One of the members of the Estonian Eagle club...

One of the members of the Estonian Eagle club found a dead spotted eagle on the ground, at the base of a power pylon. The eagle had been fitted with a satellite back pack earlier and so its...
Forum: Birds & Birding Thursday 18th September 2008, 06:24
Replies: 1
Views: 481
Posted By Jo UK
For as long as mankind has been on this planet he...

For as long as mankind has been on this planet he has inter-acted with animals and birds in some way. He has bred then, fed them , eaten them, harvested them, made totems or worshipped...
Forum: Birds & Birding Wednesday 17th September 2008, 07:29
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
This forum is an excellent resource. There are...

This forum is an excellent resource. There are many contacts on my list now, all willing to watch for our birds!
Thanks, all.
Forum: Birds & Birding Friday 12th September 2008, 18:11
Replies: 29
Views: 1,800
Posted By Jo UK
You are in first place, jonesy, with 31%

You are in first place, jonesy, with 31%
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 9th September 2008, 07:48
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
I saw that new member mugen in Bulgaria posted...

I saw that new member mugen in Bulgaria posted some Black Stork pics somewhere, and now I can't find them again.

Mugen, one of the storks seems to have an identifying ring on its leg. Is the...
Forum: Birds & Birding Tuesday 9th September 2008, 07:16
Replies: 29
Views: 1,800
Posted By Jo UK
Jonesy - very good photograph of an eagle. I...

Jonesy - very good photograph of an eagle. I voted. Your are in second place at 30% now.
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 25th August 2008, 11:29
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
Thanks, Colonel Boris

Thanks, Colonel Boris
Forum: Birds & Birding Monday 25th August 2008, 08:16
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
Yes - late last night we heard that it is in...

Yes - late last night we heard that it is in Latvia.
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 24th August 2008, 21:56
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
Dantheman and bobwoodcock - thank you for your...

Dantheman and bobwoodcock - thank you for your replies.

bobwoodcock, you are well placed to see Black storks. If you should see one with a trnsmitter back-pack and the leg ring number 7019, we have...
Forum: Birds & Birding Sunday 24th August 2008, 18:48
Replies: 19
Views: 4,248
Posted By Jo UK
Black Stork migration routes

Hullo, Bird Forum. Thank you for letting me join you. I am in Winchester, UK. I belong to the Hancock Wildlife Discussion forum
where a number of us have been watching the Black Stork webcam in...
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