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Common and Garden Birds

Common and Garden Birds

Paul Doherty

Good quality footage specifically filmed to show birds in their natural habitat flying, singing and calling. Paul Doherty complements this with expert commentary. DVD technology allows for the commentary to be turned off and replaced with the original natural sounds. Covers 90 of the most common British birds with a special bonus introduction with tips to get you going with the whole tricky business of bird identification. 130 min.

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Common NameScientific Name
Little GrebeTachybaptus ruficollis
Great Crested GrebePodiceps cristatus
Great CormorantPhalacrocorax carbo
Grey HeronArdea cinerea
Mute SwanCygnus olor
Greylag GooseAnser anser
Canada GooseBranta canadensis
Eurasian WigeonAnas penelope
GadwallAnas strepera
Eurasian TealAnas crecca
MallardAnas platyrhynchos
Northern ShovelerAnas clypeata
Common PochardAythya ferina
Tufted DuckAythya fuligula
Eurasian SparrowhawkAccipiter nisus
Common BuzzardButeo buteo
Common KestrelFalco tinnunculus
Common PheasantPhasianus colchicus
Common MoorhenGallinula chloropus
Common CootFulica atra
Eurasian OystercatcherHaematopus ostralegus
Northern LapwingVanellus vanellus
Ringed PloverCharadrius hiaticula
Eurasian CurlewNumenius arquata
Common RedshankTringa totanus
DunlinCalidris alpina
Mew GullLarus canus
Herring GullLarus argentatus
Lesser Black-backed GullLarus fuscus
Great Black-backed GullLarus marinus
Black-headed GullLarus ridibundus
Rock PigeonColumba livia
Common Wood PigeonColumba palumbus
Eurasian Collared DoveStreptopelia decaocto
Common CuckooCuculus canorus
Tawny OwlStrix aluco
Common NameScientific Name
Common SwiftApus apus
Great Spotted WoodpeckerPicoides major
Sky LarkAlauda arvensis
Sand MartinRiparia riparia
Barn SwallowHirundo rustica
House MartinDelichon urbica
White / Pied WagtailMotacilla alba
Meadow PipitAnthus pratensis
Tree PipitAnthus trivialis
Winter WrenTroglodytes troglodytes
Hedge AccentorPrunella modularis
Common BlackbirdTurdus merula
FieldfareTurdus pilaris
RedwingTurdus iliacus
Song ThrushTurdus philomelos
Mistle ThrushTurdus viscivorus
European RobinErithacus rubecula
Northern WheatearOenanthe oenanthe
Sedge WarblerAcrocephalus schoenobaenus
Eurasian Reed WarblerAcrocephalus scirpaceus
Willow WarblerPhylloscopus trochilus
Common ChiffchaffPhylloscopus collybita
BlackcapSylvia atricapilla
Common WhitethroatSylvia communis
GoldcrestRegulus regulus
Spotted FlycatcherMuscicapa striata
Long-tailed-TitAegithalos caudatus
Marsh TitPoecile palustris
Willow TitPoecile montana
Coal TitPeriparus ater
Great TitParus major
Blue TitCyanistes caeruleus
Wood NuthatchSitta europaea
Eurasian TreecreeperCerthia familiaris
Eurasian JayGarrulus glandarius
Black-billed MagpiePica pica
Common NameScientific Name
Eurasian JackdawCorvus monedula
RookCorvus frugilegus
Carrion CrowCorvus corone
Hooded CrowCorvus cornix
Common StarlingSturnus vulgaris
YellowhammerEmberiza citrinella
Reed BuntingEmberiza schoeniclus
ChaffinchFringilla coelebs
BramblingFringilla montifringilla
European GreenfinchCarduelis chloris
Eurasian SiskinCarduelis spinus
European GoldfinchCarduelis carduelis
Mealy RedpollAcanthis flammea
Common LinnetAcanthis cannabina
Common BullfinchPyrrhula pyrrhula
House SparrowPasser domesticus
Eurasian Tree SparrowPasser montanus

Disclaimer The species list above is in systematic order, the taxonomy and nomenclature of which generally follows the Wells World Birds list on Birder's Diary v3.0 (courtesy of Thayer Software:, with adaptations by WildSounds.
The Wells World Birds list is based on a classification created by Mic Wells.
Please note that the above list may not be in the same order or be a full and accurate representation of the species on the title concerned. We take due care to ensure the accuracy of the list, but should you find any errors, please notify us.

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