Here is my first Stonechat picture!
Stonechats are robin sized birds. Males have striking black heads with white around the side of their neck, orange-red breasts and a mottled brown back. Female Stonechats lack the male’s black head, but have brown backs and an orange tinge to their chests. Stonechats are frequently seen flicking their wings while perched, often doing so on the tops of low bushes. As its name suggests, Stonechats utter a sharp loud call that sound like two stones being tapped together. They breed in western and southern parts of the UK, but disperse more widely in winter.
I took this picture along with the accompanying female Stonechat at WWWT Arundel Wetland Centre, Located in Arundel, West Sussex.
These pictures will be available soon on my website, Printed, Framed & Mounted from as little as £25.
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