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Woodpigeon spotted in Garden

Observed: 5th January 2010 By: dmp95dmp95’s reputation in Birds
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Description:

Frequent visitor to my south facing back garden (visiting the bird bath) or bird food placed out in winter.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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dmp95's picture

Woodpigeon spotted in garden

If this could be verified I would appreciate it.

Darren M Phillips BSc FGS

kcf32's picture

Woodpigeon

You are correct. It is a woodpigeon. Juveniles lack the white collar.

Keith

tootsietim's picture

Take a few moments to admire a woodpigeon.

So often overlooked and ignored, I rather like Woodpigeons, and not just pan fried with a redcurrant sauce. They may well be common but they are actually quite beautifully marked.

Buckel's picture

Woodpigeon

You are correct this is a Woodpigeon