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    Owl from description, 28 Feb

    8 May at dusk; same habitat (a kilometre apart); same backstory I first thought I flushed a female Mallard, but this bird's flight was quiet. First impression: like a neckless Mallard but slightly smaller than a Mallard, with wings the colour of a female Mallard's belly. The wings were...
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    Owl from description, 28 Feb

    Thanks for the confirmation and ID tips.
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    Owl from description, 28 Feb

    Thanks, still, the view of the perched bird through the binoculars was a bit grainy already due to the dark, so for the next few days I'll try for it and see if I can find it again. EDIT: But then it may just be it because I got that feeling in the field from the facial disc, then came home...
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    Owl from description, 28 Feb

    Habitat (Warsaw, Poland): river, meadows with scattered trees and bushes, forest nearby, houses, outbuildings some way off, abandoned buildings even farther away Time: during the final phase of sunset and shortly afterwards Description: whitish pale facial disc; darker upperwing (the colour of...
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