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One of the most frustrating ID challenges is being able to separate the 5 all black crows that occur in the UK: Crow, Rook, Jackdaw, Raven and Chough. On the ground and with good views, it is relatively straight forward but particularly in flight,things could get somewhat more difficult. We will study Carrion Crow in

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[Bird songs] Nightingale is famous for singing at night. Many people believe that any bird singing sweetly during darkness is a Nightingale However this identification will show that not all are Nightingales In fact, sadly, very few these days are. Firstly it is important to know that many birds will sing at night, especially during

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