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Cetti's Warbler Bird

Cetti's Warbler Bird

A stocky, compact and medium-sized warbler which often carries its tail half-cocked. It is a rich red-brown on the upperparts, grey on the head sides and supercilium, with a darker line through the eye...

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Grasshopper Warbler Bird

Grasshopper Warbler Bird

A small and demurely plumaged warbler, with a fine bill, short wings and fairly long graduated tail. It lacks any bold face pattern, with just a narrow pale line over the eye...

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River Warbler Bird

River Warbler Bird

A large dark warbler with a rather long, broad, graduated tail. It is uniform dark olive greyish-brown on the upperparts, with dull and dingy underparts except for a whitish throat and...

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Savi's Warbler Bird

Savi's Warbler Bird

A rather plain and brown bird, superficially similar to the Reed Warbler, with which it shares the same habitat. It is larger and bulkier than that species, with long rusty-buff undertail coverts...

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Aquatic Warbler Bird

Aquatic Warbler Bird

Most similar to the Sedge Warbler, but appearing generally paler yellowish-ochre, with a blackish crown bisected by a yellow-buff central crown stripe. The mantle shows two broad yellow-buff stripes that...

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Sedge Warbler Bird

Sedge Warbler Bird

A brown and buff bird with a boldly marked bead, it has a broad buffish-white supercilium contrasting with a darker streaked crown, dark eyestripe and lores, and brown cheeks...

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Blyth's Reed Warbler Bird

Blyth's Reed Warbler Bird

A difficult bird to identify, the best pointers being song and habitat in the breeding season. It closely resembles the Reed Warbler, but has a few subtle differences. The adult is a uniform greyish-brown...

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Marsh Warbler Bird

Marsh Warbler Bird

Very like the Reed Warbler, often identified by habitat and voice alone. It has a slightly shorter bill, a more rounded head shape, a bolder, pale supercilium in front of the eye...

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Reed Warbler Bird

Reed Warbler Bird

A slim, brown unassuming warbler with a rather streamlined shape, a long slender bill and a flat forehead. It is uniform warm brown on the upperparts, subtly warmer and brighter on the rump...

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Great Reed Warbler Bird

Great Reed Warbler Bird

A larger version of the Reed Warbler, and roughly three times heavier! It shares similar colouration to the Reed, but is a shade greyer on the uniform brown upperparts and whitish below, washed buff on the breast, flanks and vent...

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Icterine Warbler Bird

Icterine Warbler Bird

A large-headed warbler with a square-ended tail, it is greyish-green above and uniform primrose-yellow below. The bill is stout with a broad base and pinkish-yellow sides, and the legs are grey or blue-grey...

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Blackcap Warbler Bird

Blackcap Warbler Bird

One of the most common and familiar warblers of our region. Unmistakable, and as its name suggests, the male has a striking glossy black cap. The cap -which is rusty-brown in the female and immature birds...

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Garden Warbler Bird

Garden Warbler Bird

A demure and unassuming bird, lacking any major plumage features. It is rather plump and stocky, with a rounded head, plain mouse-brown upperparts, and whitish underparts washed browner on the flanks...

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Barred Warbler Bird

Barred Warbler Bird

A large and heavy warbler, with a long white-tipped tail. The upperparts are lead-grey in the adult male, the wing feathers have bold white tips to the coverts and tertials, and the iris is yellow, giving it a mad staring expression...

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Lesser Whitethroat Bird

Lesser Whitethroat Bird

A smallish and compact warbler with dull grey-brown upperparts, dark grey ear coverts that contrast with a grey head, and a shortish grey-brown tail with white outer tail feathers...

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Common Whitethroat Bird

Common Whitethroat Bird

A sturdy and large-headed warbler with a fairly long white-sided tail. The male has a greyish head, a white orbital ring and a grey-brown back, and in all plumages shows broad bright rufous margins to the secondaries...

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Dartford Warbler Bird

Dartford Warbler Bird

A perky, short-winged little bird with a long narrow tail, often held cocked or jerking up and down as it flies from thicket to thicket. The male is subtly hued, with vinous-red underparts...

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Greenish Warbler Bird

Greenish Warbler Bird

A small, restless warbler with a rather large rounded head. It is greyish-green above, with a short, narrow, whitish wingbar formed by pale tips to the greater coverts. The underparts are whitish...

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Wood Warbler Bird

Wood Warbler Bird

An attractive warbler, with a bright lemon-yellow throat, cheek and upper breast, sharply demarcated from a silky-white belly and vent. It has a broad lemon-yellow supercilium and a rich...

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Chiffchaff Bird

Chiffchaff Bird

A demure little warbler with a distinctive song, confiding and active and frequently flicking its wings and dipping its tail. Most similar to the Mtilbw Wartrtsr...

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Willow Warbler Bird

Willow Warbler Bird

A small, slim warbler, restless and active. Most similar to the Chiffchaff, but at all ages can be told by its pinkish-brown legs. It is greyish-green with a hint of brown on the upperparts...

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