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Old Tuesday 17th February 2015, 09:09   #26
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Pine Warbler is shameful, truly.
If it's any consolation, I've not seen one either
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Old Tuesday 17th February 2015, 10:34   #27
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If it helps none, I've seen one (actually more than one).

Not sure I can technically call it a 'blocker' though? Or can I ...
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Old Monday 11th May 2015, 12:53   #28
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Wryneck, Cattle Egret or Cory's Shearwater plus Black Grouse and Capercaillie. I've tried for all of them. Blockers in the sense that they keep my list lower than it could be. I did get Hudwit recently so only Little Whimbrel and American Bittern as genuine blockers that I should have but haven't due to historical apathy. I'd go for both these days.
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Old Thursday 14th May 2015, 00:06   #29
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A useful new initiative to help birders out with their bogeybirds . . .

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Old Saturday 8th August 2015, 17:02   #30
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My worst blockers are

Spruce Grouse
Brewer's Blackbird
Orange-crowned Warbler (likely seen, difficult to ID)
Northern Goshawk
Yellow-bellied Flycatcher
Nelson's Sparrow

None of these are rare in my area but I haven't got them yet.
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