Chiffchaff with pollen

Chiffchaff with pollen

Observation - Chiffchaff with pollen - UK and Ireland. Description: Appeared under bird table. First of the year in garden, though they winter nearby. This one almost certainly came from further south - note the black pollen around the face, which is usually thought to be Olive pollen.

Appeared under bird table. First of the year in garden, though they winter nearby. This one almost certainly came from further south - note the black pollen around the face, which is usually thought to be Olive pollen.