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Re: Bird challenge: ID the bird, if right, then post yours

Glad i have put a difficult one on to get 'em going.
Sorry don't know Pete (yet)..
WATCH out he's behind you...quick.

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Re: Bird challenge: ID the bird, if right, then post yours

I'm going for a wild one here, a long shot on a Ruff?
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Re: Bird challenge: ID the bird, if right, then post yours

CLOSER..........................................







I know you gave me the Chiff Chaff...but can you be a bit more precise.

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Re: Bird challenge: ID the bird, if right, then post yours

Ringneck

Your right it is difficult from your shot but my guess is a Knot.
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Is it the male Ruff with disguised female plumage...?
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Re: Bird challenge: ID the bird, if right, then post yours

Not Knot.......I was chuffed with my shot as I actually identified it ....now thats a novel thing for me.

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A Godwit maybe?
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Not one of the Godwits

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My last guess - a Stint?
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Crikey Keith... you've got us all guessing here... cracking thread.
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is it a ruff?
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Re: Bird challenge: ID the bird, if right, then post yours

SORRY SORRY SORRY SORRY SORRY SORRY....................I tried god knows how many times to post the answer BUT the Bl>>>Y broadband went on the blink...in the end everything froze.Had to turn everything off.

Before goind down i had typed that John had got it right ...sorry chas _mac he got in 1st ...it was a Female RUFF..

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SORRY SORRY SORRY SORRY SORRY SORRY....................I tried god knows how many times to post the answer BUT the Bl>>>Y broadband went on the blink...in the end everything froze.Had to turn everything off.

Before goind down i had typed that John had got it right ...sorry chas _mac he got in 1st ...it was a Female RUFF..

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No problem Keith, but you did have us all waiting... hehehehe.

OK, I guess it's on me to upload another so here's another fairly straightforward one for now. Cropped to death as it was miles up in the treetops.

ID please...

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Blackcap perhaps
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Blackcap perhaps
Mike, nice one. A Blackcap in the treetops it certainly is. OK, over to you for the next one.
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