Category Archives: Mystery Bird Quiz

Winner of 2013 Birding Frontiers Challenge

Mystery Bird Quiz The Play-off mystery birds were: 1cy male Caspian Stonechat (ssp. hemprichii – variegatus in old money)  2cy Steppe Buzzard – vulpinus  2cy Cape Gull – vetula The last one a bit of a stinker but not impossible … Continue reading

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Birding Frontiers: Mystery Quiz Results

Congratulations to: Chris Batty, Jon Holt, Mark Lawlor, Nick Moran  Each scored 9 correct answers out of the 10 mystery birds. As a finale to the competition, they have agreed to go into a ‘play-off’. 3 birds in 3 photos, … Continue reading

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Happy 3rd Birthday

Birding Frontiers weblog is 3 years old August 11th 2010 the first post appeared. That’s 3 years ago today. You can see some of what was posted (one or two photos missing) by going here. Just to say a big … Continue reading

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Final Countdown to Mystery Bird Quiz.

Birdfair 2013: Birding Frontiers Challenge The deadline for entries is coming! Monday 12th August at Midnight. Well done to those who have already entered by emailing (here), and thanks for the comments on how much it has been both challenging … Continue reading

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Mystery Bird Number Ten

Ten of Ten Open to all. More info here: What is this bird on the water? Click on image for larger size. Full details, rules and useful info on this pre-Birdfair mystery bird quiz are here: Birding Frontiers Challenge Don’t forget- no need to make … Continue reading

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Mystery Bird Number Nine

Nine of Ten Open to all. More info here: What kind of bird does this tail (and call) belong to? Click on image for larger size. Full details, rules and useful info on this pre-Birdfair mystery bird quiz are here: Birding Frontiers Challenge Don’t forget- … Continue reading

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Mystery Bird Number Eight

Eight of Ten Open to all. More info here: What is this non-passerine 🙂 just taking off? P.S. It’s a 1cy bird (in it’s first year) in November in the Northern Hemisphere. Click on image for larger size. Full details, rules … Continue reading

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