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  1. kiwiguy

    2 raptors flying behind Nice, France

    Thank you, both. Not common buzzards, much better! I left my bird books in Paris in the rush to get back at the start of the lockdown, and this was not a species I thought to check on the internet.
  2. kiwiguy

    2 raptors flying behind Nice, France

    Hi all Two raptors came over Falicon, behind Nice this afternoon. They were really low, but by the time I ran back to the house, grabbed the camera and got back outside, the had thermalled up much higher. Please excuse the poor photos. Usually, my unidentified local raptors end up being...
  3. kiwiguy

    France (near Paris) - ducks

    Hi all Can anyone throw out ID's, based on these two low-quality distance shots tx in advance Wayne
  4. kiwiguy

    France: Warbler near Paris today

    Hi all Can someone help me identify this bird, seen early this morning near Paris Tx in advance Wayne
  5. kiwiguy

    France, Nice, Buzzard

    Thank you all, esp Rotherbirder, for the tips!!! Regards Wayne
  6. kiwiguy

    France, Nice, Buzzard

    So it is. I should have turned the page. LOL tx!! Wayne
  7. kiwiguy

    France, Nice, Buzzard

    Hi all Is this yet another common buzzard, or a rough legged buzzard a bit out of range (my thought) - or something else, I guess? Any reasons on why would be greatly appreciated... tx in advance Wayne
  8. kiwiguy

    France - PACA Pipit

    Hi all This pipit was seen today at about 1200m in the mountains an hour inland of Nice. Sorry for the abysmal shot but I was with my kids, and it was through the windscreen of my car. I tried to turn the car to get a clear shot through an open window, but cliffs (and the fear of death) got...
  9. kiwiguy

    France, Nice warbler

    Arghhh. So many birds I post have been Chiffchaffs that I almost didn't post this one, but the lack of a supercilium behind the eye had me hoping...
  10. kiwiguy

    France, Nice warbler

    Hi all Is the attached, seen zipping between trees in an open field a few days ago, a Melodious warbler? Sorry in advance for the very poor image quality... Tx in advance Wayne
  11. kiwiguy

    ID please. Qatar

    Yellow wagtail - first winter
  12. kiwiguy

    Jeju, Korea - Warbler?

    My final bird to ID from Jeju. Have moved to the South of France to live now. As usual, any suggestions greatly welcomed! One other question. If I want to find an area holding, for example, black woodpecker (in France) is there a page for this on Birdforum? Thanks in advance Wayne
  13. kiwiguy

    Korea-Jeju Warbler (female?)

    Hi all Can anyone shed any light on this bird? Tx in advance Wayne
  14. kiwiguy

    Korea (Jeju) Warbler, Curlew & marine bird

    Thanks guys! Thank you guys for the feedback. Always appreciated. Enjoy the rest of the migration! Wayne
  15. kiwiguy

    Korea (Jeju) Warbler, Curlew & marine bird

    Hi all My call here would be Sakhalin warbler and Far-eastern Curlew. I have no ideas for the third bird. Bonus points if anyone can ID the smaller birds in front of the curlew. If (or when) either of my guesses is incorrect, pointers on why are always appreciated tx in advance Wayne...
  16. kiwiguy

    Korea (Jeju) Loony about Divers & a sparrowhawk

    Hi all My first encounter with Divers / loons Diver 1 has the neck-strap of the Pacific Diver, but the rump-patch of the Black-throated Diver. The spots on the back also confuse. My guess is Pacific Diver. Diver 2 was larger and had a more pointed head and it sits low in the water. To me...
  17. kiwiguy

    Korea (Jeju) 2 Raptors and 2 others

    Hi all Can anyone confirm / correct my calls of Gadwall and Dusky warbler, and suggest what the two raptors are please. Tx in advance Wayne
  18. kiwiguy

    Korea (Jeju) Eurasian bittern???

    Hi all Is this an Eurasian bittern? Tx in advance Wayne
  19. kiwiguy

    Korrea (Jeju) Buzzard

    Korea (Jeju) Buzzard Hi all Is the attached bird Buteo japonicus (Eastern buzzard) or Buteo hemilasius (Upland buzzard). I am tending towards B. japonicus but am uncertain. Tx in advance Wayne
  20. kiwiguy

    Korea, Jeju: Duck

    Yep. so it is (so says Google). Tx guys!
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