Environment

Grey Heron

Grey Heron

The Grey Heron belongs to the family of ardeidae, family of birds and qualifies as a wading bird. It has been a native of Asia and European geographies, and some of them are found in huge numbers across the African...

Green Woodpecker

Green Woodpecker

The bird, Green woodpecker belongs to the family of picidae and has four subspecies in the set. The bird is quite common in the region across western Asia to Europe. Scientifically, it is known as Picus Viridis. The...

Goshawk

Goshawk

The Goshawk is classified as the Accipter Gentilis in the family of Accipitridae. These birds inhabit the northern hemisphere and are known as Northern Goshawk in Northern America. These birds have short broad wings and...

GoldFinch

GoldFinch

Goldfinch is one of the common species of songbirds belonging to the Finch family. These birds have a short conical bill which they use to crush the seeds on which they feed. The birds feed on seeds, thistle, teasel and...

Garden Warbler

Garden Warbler

The Garden Warbler is a common warbler. It is found to breed in the areas of northern Europe to Western Asia. The bird is classified as a passerine bird which is quite a migratory bird and settles in central and...

Fieldfare

Fieldfare

The fieldfare is known to be specie of Turdidae family and its name dates back to the 12th century. These birds breed in woodlands and in the regions of Europe and Asia. The fieldfare is smaller than the Mistle Thrush...

Dunnock

The dunnock or the hedge accentor as it is commonly called is an uncanny resemblance to the sparrow, dull and sleek in appearance. It is an attractive bird, with a bluish grey coloured head as well as breast shade. The...

Cuckoo

The cuckoo is one of the most common birds found in Britain, known by the scientific name of Cuculus Canorus. The birds have a bluish grey colouring on the head, as well as the upper portion of the body and the breast...

Crossbill

The crossbill is a type of finch, heavily built and quite large. The bill is larger than other finches, and has thick mandibles which are crossed near its tip. The mandible at the lower side has a tendency to bend...

Crested Tit

The crested tit is a tiny bird, found only in the Caledonian forests in Scotland, and no other area in Britain. They are quite similar in appearance to the marsh tits and the willow tits. The bird has a large head in...

Coot

The Coot, or Fulica Atra as it is known scientifically, is a very amiable bird, with its plump body structure and very likable disposition. It has a very short tail and resembles the moorhen in many ways. The plumage of...

Common Gull

The common gull, scientifically called as the Larus Canus, is a medium sized bird, not too large like the herring gull and not too small as the black headed gull. This bird has a very flexible plumage, changing colours...

Collared Dove

The collared dove, also known by its scientific name of Streptopelia Decaocto, is a very tiny and slim dove, which has a characteristic feature of having a long tail. This elegant dove has a brownish-grey plumage with...

Coal Tit

The Coal Tit, scientifically known as a Periparus Ater, is the smallest among all the tits, with the sole distinguishable mark being a white patch situated on the nape of the bird. The upper portion of the coal tit is...

Chiffchaff

The Chiffchaff is a summer bird in Britain, and is a type of leaf warbler, very tiny. They come with the first batch of migrants to the country and are pleasant songbirds. During winter they fly to the Mediterranean and...

Chaffinch

The Chaffinch is one of the most common finch birds found today, characterised by the double white bars on its wings. These wing bars occur due to white patches found on the covert areas as well as the wing feathers...

Blue Jay:

Blue Jay:

The bird is named Cyanocitta Cristata scientifically but known by many other names locally. It belongs to the family of passerine birds and relates to the corvidae family, making it a native of North America. The bird...

Blackbird

Blackbird

Description The Common Blackbird or Turdus merula scientifically, commonly weighs 80 to 125 grams and is approximately 23 to 29 cm in length. The wingspan can reach form 35 – 38 cm. There are over 100 different types of...

Barn Owl

Barn Owl

Description Known as Tyto Alba scientifically, this stunning nocturnal creature glides silently across open fields next to wooded areas perching in tree limbs awaiting their prey. The barn owl can be characterized by...