This is a well marked Harrier in Gloucestershire
Is this striking orange bird a well mark Hen Harrier or a Northern Harrier or a Hybrid Pallid x Hen Harrier. I have been counting bars on P10 and P8/P9. I would like to hear comments on this bird.
The three pictures are all the same bird.
I am not a fan of BirdTrack. However as the County Recorder for Gloucestershire I do have a plea. People that have ticked the box to send their records onto the recorder, due to the new privacy laws could they email the recorder to let them know that their records are on Birdtrack. I often have...
Right, here’s the thing I am going to delete my UK400 list from my dbase recording system (Sorry Lee). This decision was taken as it is not widely used now and it is not maintained anymore. I only used it so that I could compare lists based on a level playing field. I now use Bubo and would...
I have 4 moths that I need help with.
1/ I am 99% certain that it is a Kent Knot-horn (Which would be a very good moth for Glos)
2/ Fairly confident that its a Seraphim
3/ My best guest is Sandy Carpet
4/ The last no idea... (could just be a warn something)
1/ Kent Knot-horn Pempelia...
I received the following two photographs headed up Osprey. However I am not really happy with the ID. The pale rump and the contrasting upper wing and the faint hint of a Belly band just do not say Osprey to me
What do people think of this bird. both pics are the same bird.
Ran the moth trap last night 26th. March
5 Common Quaker
2 Small Quaker
1 Hebrew Character
1 Clouded Drab
Can any one help on this Drab. See attached photo.
Thought that it might be a Lead-coloured Drab.
I do not like the outer cross-line which is usually broken, with small brown or blackish...
I have just gone through the new BOU British List as issued on the 9th March 2016.
There are four groups that have been reordered Plovers, Warblers, Larks and Buntings and there are also name changes.
Little Crake Zapornia parva
Baillon's Crake Zapornia...