Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita) Example 2 - calls in autumn
In autumn these odd-sounding single 'weep' and 'wink' calls (very different from the usual 'hoeet' ) are commonly heard - juveniles 'learning' the sounds of adult birds?
Rose-ringed Parakeet (Psittacula krameri)
Perruche a collier
Singles or small groups fly overhead in the early mornings.
September 1st 2013
Sky Lark (alauda arvensis)
Alouette des champs
In October small flocks seen and heard calling overhead.
October 9th 2010.
Siberian Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita tristis)
Pouillot de Sibérie
Example 1 - the 'peep' note (a bit like a squeeky bicycle) (C)
Example 2 - 3 different-sounding calls may be heard, one after the other (B)
It (or another?) was rediscovered in the park on 2 later dates (November 24th 2007 and February 24th 2008)