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  1. J

    Norfolk birding

    Thanks - all good advice, cheers!
  2. J

    Norfolk birding

    Anyone know of any sites in Norfolk to see Rock Pipit please? Would be nice for the year list and not going to get the chance now to go North (Northumberland etc) or South coast where I've seen them regularly before. Don't recall seeing one in Norfolk before. Thanks Jonno
  3. J

    Stubbs Mill raptor roost

    I agree with "winter" having been several times. Best chance of the cranes coming in together though often just as the light goes altogether. Many Marsh Harrier plus chance of other stuff. Barn Owl and Woodcock are regular. Park in the Hickling Broad Visitor Centre car park and walk down...
  4. J

    What bird is this?

    More than more than likely. Great Tits have a huge repertoire of songs and calls yet still sound like a Great Tit...
  5. J

    Water bird (Central Spain) #2

    My guess (and it is only a guess) would be Common Snipe, just based on the flight profile and long bill
  6. J

    Water bird (Central Spain) #1

    They all look like Green Sandpipers
  7. J

    White face, black lines down from eyes (Ottawa)

    American Kestrel was my first thought too.
  8. J

    Marsh or Willow?

    Thanks all, Marsh it is! That is a garden tick for me :t:
  9. J

    Marsh or Willow?

    I put this on the UK Bird Identification page on Facebook yesterday and got a mixed response. I wondered what you guys think? Thanks, Jonno A brief visitor to the garden today, just long enough for me to grab my camera. Never had Marsh Tit before in the garden and used to have up to 4 Willow...
  10. J

    Eagle in Mallorca

    I think it is really hard to tell on those images but my first impression was actually Osprey.
  11. J

    Warbler - Texas Oct 2019

    Thanks Birdbrain22 :t:
  12. J

    Warbler - Texas Oct 2019

    I saw and photographed this warbler in Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, Texas, on 8th October 2019. Just reviewing my photos and and I'm no longer sure what it is. Pics have been cropped and lightened. Any ideas please? Thanks Jonno ...
  13. J

    Sparrow - Hornsby Bend Texas

    Thank you both
  14. J

    Sparrow - Hornsby Bend Texas

    Hi All, can anyone please confirm the identity of this sparrow seen at Hornsby Bend, nr Austin, Texas on 17th October 2019? Pictures are not great. Thanks in Advance Jonno
  15. J

    Texas in the Fall

    Thank you all for your responses, especially Colton and apologies for the delayed acknowldgement. You provide some fantastic and invaluable information. In light of the recent storms and floods in the Houston area, we have changed our plans for the first 6 days and are now heading down to...
  16. J

    Texas in the Fall

    My wife and I are doing a Texas Road Trip in October with the view to doing a mixture of Birding and Culture/Sightseeing. Our itinerary is as follows: Arrive Austin 3rd October Baytown, Houston for 5 nights San Antonio for 3 nights Hill Country, Fredericksburg area for 2...
  17. J

    Wader at Ding Darling Refuge, Florida. April

    It looks like a Willet
  18. J

    Reliable Woodland Sites

    Thanks both. I also had Shining cliff Woods recommended to me so a few options there. The forecast looks poor for the weekend and my wife has done her back in so it may not yet happen but thanks for the info and the kind offer to meet up. Jonno
  19. J

    Reliable Woodland Sites

    Hi - I live nr Nottingham and I'm doing the #my200birdyear and thinking of coming over to Derbyshire to look for Pied and Spotted Flycatcher, Redstart and Wood Warbler plus Dipper and other good stuff. I've searched online but can't seem to find any up to date and reliable sites. Are you able...
  20. J

    Small Raptor in Ontario

    Thanks all. I was torn between Cooper's and Sharp-shinned. Though the size should have made me think Cooper's I had gone for sharpy because I didn't think the tail was long enough or rounded enough hence why I sought your opinions. :t: Thanks Jonno
  21. J

    Small Raptor in Ontario

    This was photographed by my brother-in-law in Brampton, Ontario (north of Toronto) on their housing estate this weekend. The photos aren't great as they were taken on a mobile phone through the windscreen of his truck. I think I know what it is but looking for confirmation from North American...
  22. J

    Cirl Buntings in January

    Hello - Planning on being in Devon at the end of January 2019 and hoping to see Cirl Buntings. Is the feeding station still being managed at Broadsands? Any other up to date reliable sites or info would be really appreciated. Thanks Jonno
  23. J

    Hummingbird, Ecuador

    Thanks Motmot, I suspect you are right
  24. J

    Hummingbird, Ecuador

    Hi All, Just going through all my photos from my holiday in Ecuador in May 2018 and came across this particular hummingbird that I cannot identify. It was taken on 16th May at Mashpi Reserve in the cloud forest above Quito. I did email the lodge but never got a response so wondered if you...
  25. J

    Flycatcher - Amazon Rainforest

    Thank you The_Fern for the extra detail. Looks like I will have to put it down as a Wood Pewee sp! Cheers Jonno
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