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    Twitching by numbers - Book only available on Amazon

    It's not being withdrawn from sale. Being re-categorised as "Adult" (sic), or something
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    Twitching by numbers - Book only available on Amazon

    Except the book is still for sale, now at £23.! I'm not sure if the author has any say now? Its being sold by Chiron Media and the Book Depository. What are they going to do, burn the unsold copies?! Go after the author for breaching a contract? I'm guessing this is an unusual mess lol
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    Twitching and suppression

    I think many UK counties have got to the point where if a rarity turns up, you can pretty much predict the order in which birders turn up to see it, barring some lucky people in the immediate vicinity or people out of the country! If you are low down on that hierarchy, and feeling hard done by...
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    Mastodon Instance for Bird and Nature Lovers

    There's nothing to stop individuals blocking users and other servers themselves by the look of it. Also I'm now noticing a few "BBC" accounts with breaking news feeds, plus the the likes of rspb and wildlife trusts with a presence on the mastodon platform. I can see myself deleting twitter...
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    Mastodon Instance for Bird and Nature Lovers

    The way I sussed out Mastodon was to go to the browser version of mastodon, find Settings, and enable "advanced web interface". Then you should see columns. (a bit like twitter's tweetdeck) Your home feed shows content from all your follows, and saved hashtag searches. The local feed shows...
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    Gannets dying in Dorset

    This outbreak seems to be unprecedented according to the news. Are there any measures in place at reserves to prevent people spreading it about ? Footbaths at the entrance/exit for example?
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