Identifying Water Pipit and Rock Pipit
This Bird ID focuses on separating the UK-resident Rock Pipit from the relatively rare Water Pipit, and both from the ubiquitous Meadow Pipit.
Once thought to be the same species, Rock Pipit and Water Pipit can now be told apart by focusing on finer plumage detail.
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