Thursday, 10 October 2013

Summer - Twitching Tree Highlights

Redpoll - Carduelis flammea
June 6th.

During the Summer the Twitching Trees see mostly resident species and a few tourist.

Twite - Carduelis flavirostris
July 27th

Resident (Eurasian) House Sparrows - Passer domesticus
July 31st.

Hooded Crow - Corvus cornix
Aug. 25th

Pied Flycatcher - Ficedula hypoleuca
early migrant, Aug. 25th.

Bird, Stick & Tree Highlights May 2013

(European) Goldfinch - Carduelis carduelis 

Bird, Stick & Tree Highlights in Photographs from May 2013.

(Eurasain) Siskin - Male - Carduelis spinus
May 2nd, in the rain...

Siskin female in the rain.

Sunny May 3rd - male Siskin.

Brambling - Fringilla Monifringilla
female May 3rd
(European) Goldfinch - Carduelis carduelis
May 8th.
Brambling - Fringilla Monifringilla
Male as the fog rolled in. May 8th.

Hawfinch - Coccothraustes coccothraustes
May 10th.

Female Blackcap - Sylvia atricapilla
May 10th.

Lesser Whitethroat - Sylvia currura
May 10th.

Willow Warbler - Phylloscopus trochilus
May 14th.
Eurasain Wryneck - Jynx torquilla
on the Twitiching Tree May 14th.

(European) Goldfinch - Carduelis carduelis
on the Stick May 14th.

Garden Warbler - Sylia borin
on the Stick in a rain shower May 14th.

Hawfinch - Coccothraustes coccothraustes
and also a common House Sparrow on the Twitching Tree May 15th.

and again on May 16th.

Hawfinch - Coccothraustes coccothraustes
on the Stick, May 16th.

Garden Warbler - Sylia borin
May 16th.
Red-backed Shrike - Lanius collurio
on the T-Trees, May 21st.

Thrush Nightingale - Luscinia luscinia
This rare UK. visitor was favouring one of my small T-Trees in my garden May 29th.


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