Sedge Warbler
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 25th May 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 


Taken at Titchwell on 30th June 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Doonfoot on 10th May 2015 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens. Fact File
Lunching
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 12th July 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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In Flight
Taken
at Doonfoot on 15th May 2016 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Sedge Warbler.
Species :
Order:
Family:
Local names:
Acrocephalus schoenobaenus.
Passeriformes.
Sylviidae.

Site Of Nest:
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Plumage:








Length:
Breeding Period:
Eggs:
Reeds or a bush.
Deep nest of grass,moss and cobwebs.
An insectivore, but will take other small
food items including berries.

The adult has a streaked brown back and
wings, and pale underparts. The rump is
warm brown and unstreaked, contrasting
with the duller wings. The forehead is flattened,
there is a prominent whitish supercilium, the
crown is streaked with black, and the bill is
strong and pointed. The legs are greyish.
The sexes are identical, but juvenile birds
have dark spots on the breast.
11.5-13 cm

April - July 1- 2 broods
5 - 6. Greenish-yellow and brown-mottled.
Voice: