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Bird Picture Description
Goldfinch

Habitat: Urban


Plumage Colours: Brown, Yellow and Black


Diet: Like to eat seeds and small insects.


Info: Small colourful bird with an interesting song consisting of many notes.

Great Crested Grebe

Habitat: Water


Plumage Colours: Brown and White


Diet: They duck (no pun intended) into the water and grab fish floating around.


Info: Their plumage changes colour during non-breeding and the breeding season.

Great Tit

Habitat: Urban and Woodland


Plumage Colours: Green, White, Black and Yellow


Diet: Similar to the Blue Tit.


Info: Slightly bigger than the aforementioned Blue Tit, their song is different too.

Green Woodpecker

Habitat: Woodland


Plumage Colours: Green


Diet: They love to eat ants.


Info: Woodpeckers are common arboreal creatures but the Green Woodpecker likes to hunt on foot.

Grey Heron

Habitat: Water


Plumage Colours: White and Grey


Diet: Feasts on Amphibians and some baby birds.


Info: If you see them creeping around, that is how they grab their meal.

Herring Gull

Habitat: Water


Plumage Colours: White and Grey


Diet: Anything they can find, even if that means attacking people to get a meal.


Info: Very common around the coasts, their nests are located on rooftops.

House Sparrow

Habitat: Urban


Plumage Colours: Brown


Diet: Eat seeds and some small creatures.


Info: They are in a state of decline due to the lack of nests available.

Jackdaw

Habitat: Urban


Plumage Colours: Black


Diet: They like to feast on young birds and leftovers of food such as fruit and eggs.


Info: Smaller than the Carrion Crow, very common in Bushy and Richmond Park.

Jay

Habitat: Urban & Woodland


Plumage Colours: Brown, Black and White


Diet: Acorns, seeds and insects.


Info: Jay's collect acorns around the seasons of autumn and winter, storing them underground for later consumption.