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Synonyms for fieldfare

medium-sized Eurasian thrush seen chiefly in winter

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However, the fieldfares and redwings are also frequently to be seen feasting on invertebrates in surrounding fields.
Redwings and fieldfares are winter visitors from northern climes.
AJust hours later, a Facebook message came up about how fieldfares are being increasingly found in gardens rather than woodland because they're so hungry.
FEEDING TIME: Redwing eating apples in the garden IN FOCUS: A close up picture of a redwing STANDING PROUD: A close-up view of one of the fieldfares BIDING THEIR TIME: The flock of birds in Simon's tree
Redwings and fieldfares are often seen together diligently foraging in hedgerows for insects and berries.
Several readers emailed to report both fieldfares and redwings appearing in their gardens.
GOLDEN DAYS There are lots of extra visitors in the garden - redwings and fieldfares en route from their Nordic and Arctic homes to winter feeding grounds, true birds of passage.
The redwings dropped in only last week to join the immigrant fieldfares.
Siskins, waxwings, redwings and fieldfares are all more likely to appear in gardens as the temperatures drop," added Dana.
Unusually high numbers of countryside birds like fieldfares, redwings, bullfinches, and yellowhammers were spotted in gardens.
Any fruiting ivy bush will be popular with blackbirds, thrushes, wood pigeons, and robins; along with redwings and fieldfares, which come all the way to the UK from Scandinavia and Russia," he said.
Many bird species will benefit from this including residents like bullfinches and song thrushes and winter migrants such as redwings and fieldfares.
Reed buntings, redpolls, yellowhammers, grey wagtails, redwings and fieldfares are other unusual garden visitors not usually around.
The appeal is by the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds which is looking for birds such as redwings, fieldfares and winter thrushes.
Fieldfares and redwings have started to appear in fields and berry-laden hedgerows.