The unsound approach


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More excting than Adder versus Lesser-spot....

Posted on November 6, 2009 at 12:15 PM Comments comments (412)

thanks to Baynes, Campephilus melanoleucos versus Pseustes sulphureus, unbelievable video.....


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Posted on October 13, 2009 at 5:29 AM Comments comments (0)

Check out Si's oriental expoloits at:


Should be reliable for mega, near-death experiences and a load of shite.....


Posted on September 23, 2009 at 7:30 AM Comments comments (0)



The one to watch:


And the ones to watch out for: 

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Football Hooligan

Posted on August 11, 2009 at 8:59 AM Comments comments (0)

Summer Quizz Results

Posted on July 4, 2009 at 7:14 AM Comments comments (15)

So the moment you've all been waiting for........

Bird 1. was identified by the majority of contestants as Marsh Warbler. What is it? Well, I'm not 100% sure as it was taken on the 24th October on Lundy. The rumour that this whole exercise was actually an undercover attempt at working out what this bird was has some foundation.

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21 Economic Models explained with Cows

Posted on March 24, 2009 at 1:22 PM Comments comments (47)

Punkbirder economics correspondent Rik forwarded this on, it has nothing to do with finding or seeing rare birds, or finding and getting off with hot girls, our primary objectives. However we have noticed a trend these days on birding blogs to write loads of high-brow stuff about econonmics, religion and today's social infrastructure. We reckon this is so polemic you could da...

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Rare Birds: Where and When

Posted on January 12, 2009 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (7)

Limited print run so get yours while you can... and read about it here.

Quiz answers

Posted on December 26, 2008 at 1:12 PM Comments comments (3)

Having opened up the quiz to the skilled readers of the Surfbirds Forum, we were inundated with entries from the great and the good, and as the one with the chin would say, "didn't they do well...".

Bird 1 was an immature Pine Warbler, photographed on Bon Portage Island in October 2002, it managed to fool a few people by sitting up like an Empid but structurally it has De...

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Xmas Quiz

Posted on December 20, 2008 at 9:23 AM Comments comments (20)

As a special seasonal gift, have a go at this years Quiz challenge. Following minor rioting after the last global offering, we have restricted this years images to birds that European birders ought to be familiar with.... Prize is the promise of a signed certificate that you almost certainly won't receive (sorry Dave). 



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Posted on December 3, 2008 at 2:11 PM Comments comments (4)

Don't despair, the darkest days are nearly over, as ever Punkbirder (with a little help from the netoweb) is here to get you through the dull winter days... feast your eyes on our five videographical recommendations.... 

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