sedge warbler


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sedge warbler

a European songbird, Acrocephalus schoenobaenus, of reed beds and swampy areas, having a streaked brownish plumage with white eye stripes: family Muscicapidae (Old World flycatchers, etc.)
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The 4 bird species found infested by Hyalomma ticks carrying AHFV RNA were the western yellow wagtail (Motacilla flava) (A), eastern woodchat shrike (Lanius senator niloticus) (B), sedge warbler (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus) (C), and common redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus) (D).
Cetti's Warbler, stoutly bred out of that nice mare Sedge Warbler, ran with more promise than most of her rivals in a novice hurdle over further at Towcester a month ago, and wouldn't have to improve much, if at all, to stand a decent chance of finishing second or third to the winner, Bourbon Manhattan.
Many sedge warbler nests, including the one that the BBC Springwatch series were filming, were also lost in the floods.
Prif lun, y siff-saff (chiffchaff); Dde uchod telor yr hesg (sedge warbler - llun: Steve Round rspb-images.com; dde isod: telor yr helyg
Here are some of our other great British singers: Here are some of our other great British singers: SEDGE WarBLEr (left): small, stripy brown and difficult to see amid its reedbed home, the sedge warbler is the avian equivalent of avant-garde electronic music darling -aphex twin.
Breeding species include little grebe, pochard, greylag goose and sedge warbler. Goose numbers grow during the winter, when they are also joined by wildfowl including wigeon and goldeneye.
Robeson, who also owns and bred the winning mare, said: "It's a bit of a surprise, as her mother Sedge Warbler never managed to win a race, although she was second at Newbury when trained by Oliver Sherwood.
The novice chase won't take a great deal of winning, and Sedge Warbler (2.30) should give us a good run.
Marshland at Y Morfa (main) in Prestatyn is home to many rare bird and plant species; l-r common reed tubular water-dropwort, sedge warbler, snipe
Bullfinch, wren, reed warbler, dunnock, blackbird, sedge warbler and whitethroat also suffered major losses.
THE tiny sedge warbler is one of nature's most spectacular lovers.