The winter thrushes

Fieldfare (Turdus pilarus) and redwing (Turdus musicus), migratory thrushes from mainland Europe, are common winter visitors to the park. They are easily confused; here is a video to help you distinguish the two species.

Header picture: Fieldfare (Turdus pilaris) by Teresa Reynolds (CC BY-SA 3.0)

3 thoughts on “The winter thrushes

  1. We had the first winter visitors to our garden, three redwing arrived this morning attracted by the red crab apples

  2. Three redwings visited gardens behind Blind Lane recently – the first winter visitors!

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