We had a fantastic day at Hale. We packed the kids up and took a walk near the old lighthouse. Plenty of waders about - turnstone, oystercatchers, redshank, and curlew. There were also a few raptors over the nearby fields. We got some lovely views of a female buzzard perched on the fence...
Hey there any help much appreciated.
At this minute i have the biggest bop in my garden but unfortunately my camera has decided not to work!!
It is bigger than a sparrowhawk, much bigger. Its neck looks lighter.
Its bill looks light but darker near the tip which is hooked, slightly and its...
Could people please put locations in their thread titles please!! i know there are already many threads regarding this but people still seem to take no notice. It can be very tiresome constantly opening threads to find they are from a part of the world you have no idea about and therefore are...
I apologise for the rubbish photo but there is a quite large bird that flies over the back of my garden regularly. I can't make out if it is a raptor, crow or anything! I'm not very good id-ing when they are a distance and/or in flight really. It really is a rubbish photo but somebody...
Sorry i have no pic but think i can manage a pretty good description.
it was sparrow sized and similar colour except for white-ish lines on the wing and a bright yellow line above each eye.
Is it possibly a yellowhammer or am i completely wrong?
Could anybody tell me what kind of tits these are please?
I am thinking long-tailed but have never had long tailed in my garden before.
The photo isn't too good sorry
Also i've been told that i won't get a variety of birds in mt garden as its too "open plan" any ideas on how to improve??
I apologise in advance for the lack of photo and the rubbish description i am about to give.
On my way to the local shops i pass an area of land that is quite bare except for a small abount of youngish trees and every week bold as brass is this bird of prey although i have no idea wot it...
Hi was just wondering whether any of u experts have been to the rspb reserve at Conwy N. Wales? I am debating going out there tomorrow but have been told by a few people it is a wasted journey as nothing much goes on although according to their website there have been a fair few sightings. Any...
Can anybody please help i am 99% certain i know wot this is but another person has said something different it was in my garden this morning eating wot appeared to be half a pigeon.
Just to settle an argument really
Just though people might be interested to know there have been several sightings of eagle owls in southport and maghull.
They are 2 different birds as they have been spotted at the same time in both locations.
More and more appear HOORAY FOR EAGLE OWLS!!!!