11.12.2017 - 22:50 Birding Frontiers

Candidate mandtii Black Guillemot in Lincolnshire, UK

By Yoav Perlman mandtii Black Guillemot featured on Birding Frontiers in the past – see here and here. It also featured in Martin’s Challenge Series – Winter book. While to my understanding previous claims (e.g.

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13.10.2017 - 14:22 Birding Frontiers

The Martin Garner Spurn Young Birder of the Year 2017

The future’s bright!! It’s hard to believe it’s over a month since the 5th migfest!!   And with that the 3rd Martin Garner Spurn Young Birder of the Year competition!  The range of entrants was strong.

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08.10.2017 - 12:27 Birding Frontiers

Interesting Redstart on Faroes

So, it seems that I fell into the pitfall I had warned from… After posting this earlier on, I received some comments regarding the age of this bird. I made a mistake in ageing the bird – sadly reflecting how few Redstarts I have ringed since moving here three years ago (zero).

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05.10.2017 - 23:58 Birding Frontiers

The Dutch Imperial Eagle

By Yoav Perlman An Imperial Eagle was found in Holland on September 27th. It was on show for a short while and then went missing, to the disappointment of quite many twitchers. On October 3rd it was relocated and showed much better.

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07.07.2017 - 12:02 Birding Frontiers

New publication: Guide to the sex and age of European ducks

By Jean-Baptiste Mouronval (ONCFS), Matthieu Guillemain (ONCFS) and Richard Hearn (WWT) Nice to see this new high-quality publication by the Office National de la Chasse et de la Faune Sauvage (French National Office of Hunting and Wildlife) in its English version on the Duck Specialist Group web

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