House Sparrow

Passer domesticus Also called the ‘English Sparrow’, the male of the species has quite bold markings, with a reddish-brown back plumage, grey cap with reddish sides, a black bib and unmarked grey underside. It also has a distinctive white wingbar. Both sexes have a thick black bill and a pale whitish eye stripe. The female… Read More House Sparrow

Super Robin!

I was sitting in my garden earlier having some lunch, and I suddenly heard such sweet bird song coming from a nearby tree. It was very breezy, and amidst the cacophony of rustling leaves I managed to pinpoint the source of this delightful singing. And there, perched on a tree limb, was this most beautiful… Read More Super Robin!


Sitta europaea The Nuthatch is a beautiful woodland bird with blue-grey back plumage and pale buff undersides with reddish-brown flanks. It has a black stripe running through its eye, and a dagger-like grey bill. This small bird has amazing acrobatic talents as it can cling to branches and tree trunks with ease in search for… Read More Nuthatch