Greenish Warbler and Marsh Warbler

Magical Moments 2013 #11

a Greenish Warbler Quendale May 2013

What: Greenish Warbler Phylloscopus trochiloides trochiloides

Who: my Shetland Nature group, Paul Harvey and Roger Riddington

Where: Quendale Mill, Shetland

WhenSaturday 1st June, 2013

Why:  The Marsh Warbler pictured below found in the Mill garden soon after we arrived – would have been enough on its own to make our tea stop worth while. When the Greenish Warbler (above) popped out 10 minutes later, it became on of the best pit stops of  the spring tour. A year tick for Paul Harvey on his successful attempt at breaking the Shetland year list. Roger also noted the calls which I missed- typical double note of Greenish…

Marsh Warbler d Quendale spring 2013

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