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See quite a lot of the Egret- nice photo.:^

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On 17/06/2019 at 07:32, Tarzan said:

Next member who photographs a Song Thrush can claim a secret prize.:upgrade:

Wife was disturbed by a knocking noise yesterday , looked out of the lounge window and right in front of her was a Song Trush bashing a snail on the flag stones , no photo I'm afraid .

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16 hours ago, unintended1 said:

Just a Little egret

Great photo Keith possibly your best , the bird in it's environment just perfect.

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Posted (edited)

No photos by me (yet) but apparently a Great Spotted Cuckoo has been seen on Iona - first sighting in Scotland since 1959...

There's a photo of it here:

http://www.mullbirds.com/

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On 25/06/2019 at 00:06, Tony_J said:

Great Spotted Cuckoo

Never heard of them , North American ?

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Just now, Bazzer said:

Never heard of them , North American ?

Southern Europe (Spain, Italy) for breeding, Africa for the winter according to Wiki.

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1 minute ago, Tony_J said:

Southern Europe (Spain, Italy) for breeding, Africa for the winter according to Wiki.

So I presume England will get them .

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3 hours ago, Bazzer said:

So I presume England will get them .

Very occasionally.

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If you Google it, the first hit is a report in South Wales from 2014:

BBC News - Twitchers flock to see great spotted cuckoo
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-west-wales-26644756

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A very cooperative Night Heron ? in Central Park NY

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1 hour ago, unintended1 said:

Nice shot Cassidy :^

Thanks it's always a buzz seeing a new bird and nice to have the shot as a memory

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