Watch - and listen - out for noisy nuthatch

The nuthatch
The Eurasian nuthatch

In November, keep an eye on the garden and you may spot the Eurasian nuthatch (Sitta Europaea), says biodiversity and bird protection charity LPO

The Eurasian nuthatch, (sittelle torchpot in French) is blue-grey with a black eye-stripe, a short tail, and strong feet. Its characteristic behaviour of wedging a nut into a crevice and then hacking at it with their long beaks is probably what gave ...

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