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Sunday, November 17, 2019
The Red-legged Partridge

The Red-legged Partridge

The Red-legged Partridge is a colorful game bird which is becoming a familiar sight in southern England. Its range outside Britain is restricted to southwestern Europe.
The Carrion Crow

The Carrion Crow

The Carrion Crow is an all-black, medium-sized crow which is common across Britain, except for northern Scotland. It is also common throughout much of western and southern Europe.
The Kestrel

The Kestrel

The Kestrel is the commonest bird of prey that can be seen in Britain, and is widespread throughout western and northern Europe.
The Moorhen

The Moorhen

The Moorhen is one of the most distinctive waterbirds to be seen in Europe, commonly encountered on ornamental lakes, village ponds, rivers and garden streams throughout northern Europe.
The Sparrowhawk

The Sparrowhawk

The Sparrowhawk is a smallish, agile bird of prey which is widespread across Northern Europe. Typically a bird of open countryside, woodland and hedgerows, the Sparrowhawk is now an increasingly familiar visitor...
Grey Heron

The Grey Heron

The Grey Heron is an unmistakable bird, the largest common land bird that can be seen in Britain and also the most widespread heron in Europe. It can be found along almost...
The Rook

The Rook

The Rook is a large, familiar member of the crow family which is commonly found across the whole of Britain and Ireland, parts of western Europe and eastwards into Russia.
The Wren

The Wren

The Wren, despite its tiny size, is just full of energy! Always busy, always actively seeking food or shelter, this species is one of the commonest garden birds in the region.
The Woodpigeon

The Woodpigeon

The Woodpigeon is a familiar, plump bird which is very common across the whole of Europe.
The Willow Warbler

The Willow Warbler

The Willow Warbler is a small, greenish warbler which is very common right the way across Europe in the summer months, arriving in late March or early April and departing in September and October.