I managed to get to Pendeen today, to photograph the Turkestan/ / Brown/Redback Shrike. Or a variant of the above. This Juvenile bird is causing some confusion in the birding world as to what species of Shrike it actually is, although Paul St Pierre, RSPB guru, seems to think that the conclusion is Turkestan.
All I can say, "it is no good asking me".
Wandering Tattler - with hardly any waders on the local shoreline I glanced up and saw this bird on a rock well offshore and assumed it was going to be a Surfbird as there wer...
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