Grey Geese ID Guide

Recent Bird ID videos

Chaffinch. Photograph by Edmund Fellowes

Young Chaffinches and females are harder to identify than the stunning males. In winter, Chaffinches are joined by their northern cousins, Brambling. How can you pick them out?

Sparrowhawk. Photograph by Edmund Fellowes

Picking out a Goshawk from amongst the frequent Sparrowhawks is a real challenge - let this ID guide help you to achieve it!

Guillemot. Photograph by northeastwildlife.co.uk

In Autumn and winter we tend to see Auks flying rapidly past or bobbing around in heavy seas offering poor views. Without their distinctive breeding plumage and colouring, winter Auks can be a serious challenge to identify.