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Members Self Isolating Bird Sightings - April 5th (1 Viewer)

Emma

Well-known member
18th April 2020
Sparrowhawk - landed in front garden (male)

Other sightings 8th April to 17th April 2020
Orange Tip, Comma, Small Tortoiseshell butterflies.
Grey Heron - flyover garden.
 

Hazelpap

New member
Backyard Sightings in Bremerton Washington

Black-capped Chickadee
Chestnut-sided Chickadee
Darkeyed Junco
Spotted Towhee
Varied Thrush
American Robin
Pine Siskin
Red-breasted Nuthatch
Northern Flicker
Pileated Woodpecker
Crow
Raven
Rufous Hummingbird
Anna's Hummingbird
 

Pam_m

Well-known member
Tried birding from my hammock this morning. Did not go well.

Do tell!:-O

21st: Green Shieldbug

Green Shield stamps come to mind when I see a Green Shieldbug! Remember them anyone?
 

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Step

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Self Isolating Bird Sightings - April 5th Am I reading this correctly. A kookaburra in Buckinghamshire. ? I see kookaburra quite often but I live in Victoria Australia
 

foresttwitcher

Virtually unknown member
United Kingdom
Self Isolating Bird Sightings - April 5th Am I reading this correctly. A kookaburra in Buckinghamshire. ? I see kookaburra quite often but I live in Victoria Australia

Step, it was a joke / trap set by the OP to see if anyone actually read all the lists in the posts and paid any attention!
 

Pam_m

Well-known member
Garden.

25th April: Barn Swallow and Sparrowhawk flyover.

30th April: Common Swift x2 flyover.

Great to see the Hirundines and Swifts returning! Amazing birds!
 

Andy Hall

Notts Birder and Recorder
My 2½ mile radius patch around my home in Nottingham. Currently on 79 species. I have photographed 68 of them:

https://birdsandfood.blogspot.com/2020/05/lock-down-gallery.html

Species list below:

Goldfinch
Carrion Crow
Jackdaw
Magpie
Lesser Black-backed Gull
Starling
Rock Dove
Woodpigeon
Blackbird
Collared Dove
Blue Tit
Dunnock
Robin
Wren
Long-tailed Tit
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Stock Dove
Canada Goose
Mallard
Moorhen
Tufted Duck
Coot
Eurasian Jay
Common Buzzard
Green Woodpecker
Grey Heron
Meadow Pipit
Mute Swan
European Nuthatch
Rose-ringed Parakeet
Tawny Owl
Treecreeper
Chaffinch
Common Chiffchaff
Goldcrest
Song Thrush
Greenfinch
Blackcap
Great Tit
Greylag Goose
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
Coal Tit
Egyptian Goose
Great Crested Grebe
Willow Warbler
Reed Bunting
Sparrowhawk
Woodcock
Gadwall
House Martin
Peregrine
Red-crested Pochard
Sand Martin
Barn Swallow
House Sparrow
Mandarin Duck
Shoveler
Bullfinch
Little Ringed Plover
Reed Warbler
Mistle Thrush
Herring Gull
Linnet
Common Pheasant
Skylark
Common Whitethroat
Cormorant
Eurasian Teal
Pied Wagtail
Grey Wagtail
Little Grebe
Lesser Whitethroat
Rook
Kestrel
Common Pochard
Black-headed Gull
Lapwing
Yellowhammer
Common Swift
 

Arbu

Well-known member
Buckinghamshire farm

Crow
wood pigeon
Red Kite
Blue Tit
Great tit
Jay
Magpie
wren
kookaburra
Robin
black and white woodpecker
jackdaw
blackbird
pheasant
Goldfinch
Sparrow
Gulls
Greenfinch
Starling
Collared dove
Heron
Buzzard
Chiff chaff heard in tree

Nobody has commented on how impressive it is that you saw a kookaburra in Buckinghamshire?
 

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