Category Archives: Forest Farm

More Forest Farm Kingfishers


Coraciiformes

Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Dates: 22 November 2016, 8 January 2017, 11 February 2017, 14 March 2017.

A continuation of Kingfisher Central.


22 November 2016

8 January 2017

11 February 2017

14 March 2017

[Alcedo atthis, Family Alcedinidae, Order Coraciiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common kingfisher]

The sound of the kingfisher (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the kingfisher across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Local Cormorants


Suliformes

Place: River Taff near Radyr Weir, Cardiff
Date: 21 October 2016.





Place: River Taff near Radyr Weir, Cardiff
Date: 14 March 2017.




Place: River Taff near Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 25 March 2017.





[Phalacrocorax carbo, Family Phalacrocoracidae, Order Suliformes, Wikipedia Entry: Great cormorant]

The sound of the cormorant (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the cormorant across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Greenfinch


Passeriformes #2

Place: Beaulieu, New Forest
Date: 3 May 2016.





Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 26 October 2016.





[Chloris chloris, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: European greenfinch]

The sound of the greenfinch (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Sander Bot)

Distribution of the greenfinch across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Forest Farm Jays


Passeriformes #1

Place: Bird hide #2, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 19 October 2016.







Place: Bird hide #2, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 29 October 2016.




Place: Bird hide #2, Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 22 November 2016.





[Farrulus glandarius, Family Corvidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian jay]

The sound of the jay (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Niels Krabbe)

Local Song Thrushes


Passeriformes #2

Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 19 January 2017.








Place: Tongwynlais, Cardiff
Date: 14 January 2017.




Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Dates: 18 February 2017.



[Turdus philomelos, Family Turdidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Song thrush]

The sound of the song thrush (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the song thrush across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Snipe


Charadriiformes

Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 31 October 2016.






Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Date: 21 October 2016.






[Gallinago gallinago, Family Scolopacidae, Order Charadriiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common snipe]

The sound of the snipe (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Patrik Åberg)

Distribution of the snipe across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Female Bullfinch


Passeriformes #2

Place: Forest Farm, Cardiff
Dates: 11 November 2016.










[Pyrrhula pyrrhula, Family Fringillidae, Order Passeriformes, Wikipedia Entry: Eurasian bullfinch]

The sound of the bullfinch (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Niels Krabbe)

Distribution of the bullfinch across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).