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warblers Sentence Examples

  • Prominent among a great variety of song-birds and insectivorous birds are the robin, blue bird, cat bird, sparrows, meadow-lark, bobolink, thrushes, chickadee, wrens, brown thrasher, gold finch, cedar wax-wing, flycatchers, nuthatches, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), downy and hairy woodpeckers, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore oriole, barnswallow, chimney swift, purple martin, purple finch (linnet), vireos and several species of warblers.

  • There is the interesting white-necked guineafowl, Agelastes (which is found on the Gold Coast and elsewhere west of the lower Niger); there is one peculiar species of eagle owl (Bubo lettii) and a very handsome sparrow-hawk (Accipiter bitttikoferi); a few sun-birds, warblers and shrikes are peculiar to the region.

  • Like Gloger, Sundevall in his ideal system separated the true passerines from all other birds, calling them Volucres; but he took a step further, for he assigned to them the highest rank, wherein nearly every recent authority agrees with him; out of them, however, he chose the thrushes and warblers to stand first as his ideal " Centrum " - a selection which, though in the opinion of the present writer erroneous, is still largely followed.

  • The name mocking-bird, or more frequently mock-nightingale, is in England occasionally given to some of the warblers (q.v.), especially the blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla), and the sedge-bird (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus).

  • The robin, song sparrow, chickadee, thrushes, warblers, vireos, orioles, wrens, blue-bird, cat-bird and phoebe are favourite song birds.

  • Robins, bluebirds, warblers, chickadees, finches, vireos, wrens, yellow-headed blackbirds, nutcrackers, nuthatches, meadow-larks, sparrows, woodpeckers, swifts, kingbirds and several other species of small birds are found in the park, but the number of each is not great.

  • Of song birds the favourites are the robin, thrushes, bobolink, oriole, chickadee, meadow-lark, cat-bird, bluebird, wrens and warblers.

  • Birds are very numerous, including no fewer than 4 varieties of crows, 5 of warblers, 7 of woodpeckers, 8 of buntings, 4 of falcons, and 5 of eagles; while among the hosts of waterfowl which people the marshes of the Danube are 9 varieties of ducks, and 4 of rails.

  • The song birds and insectivorous birds include the cardinal grosbeak, scarlet and summer tanagers, meadow lark, song sparrow, catbird, brown thrasher, wood thrush, house wren, robin, blue bird, goldfinch, red-headed woodpecker, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), and several species of warblers.

  • The more characteristic and useful birds include many species of the sparrow, such as the song, swamp, Lincoln's chipping and field sparrow; the bank, barn, cliff, white-bellied and rough-winged swallow, as well as the purple martin and the chimney swift; ten or more species of fly-catchers, including the least, arcadian, phoebe, wood pewee, olive-sided and king bird; about ten species of woodpeckers, of which the more common are the downy, hairy, yellowbellied and golden-winged (flicker); about thirty species of warblers, including the parula, cerulean, Blackburnian, prothonotary, yellow Nashville, red-start, worm-eating and chestnut-sided; and four or five species of vireos.

  • Song birds are numerous and of many varieties; among them are thrushes, mocking birds, blue birds, robins, wrens, chickadees, warblers, vireos, sparrows, bobolinks (reed birds or rice birds), meadow larks and orioles.

  • aquatic warblers performed in perfect light.

  • The valleys provide cover for small migrants such as the common warblers, spotted flycatcher and redstart.

  • These included hummingbirds, parrots, tyrant flycatchers, tanagers, warblers and especially orioles.

  • In the scrub were two S ed Ge Warblers.

  • grasshopper warblers appear most years, often in the scrubby areas near the gas towers.

  • Mixed flocks held Golden and Grey-throated Babblers and our first Sunda Warblers.

  • Species found include slender ground hopper, great green bush cricket, brown argus, reed and sedge warblers and flowering rush.

  • As well as improving standards of sewage treatment, the reeds should offer shelter for bird species including moorhens, coots, and warblers.

  • passerines of note were a few warblers, reduced from last week to 17 Willow Warbler and 2 Garden Warbler.

  • reed warblers and sedge warblers will have arrived.

  • scattering of common warblers and a few Arctic Terns were also seen.

  • Hawthorn and blackthorn scrub has covered areas of the banks turning them into a haven for warblers and spotted flycatcher.

  • Over 200 species of birds have been observed, including many species of warblers, flycatchers and other migratory songbirds.

  • spectacled warblers were seen well here.

  • Sylvia warblers.

  • tricklen Warblers and Willow Warblers are still very much trickling through slowly with a peak of just 3 birds each.

  • The reedbeds and tall fen vegetation support nesting sedge and reed warblers as well as numerous cuckoos.

  • singing Orphean warbler in the area, on another road south, and many migrant warblers, not singing.

  • BirdWatch Ireland - all Ireland Conference, Mike Toms will be speaking at this conference on wintering warblers.

  • Sure that we and through the portion of the birds including warblers.

  • Along this stretch of road we also found our first Sardinian warblers of the trip.

  • Fan-tailed warblers sung, as did a very secretive Reed Warbler, and a few Little and Cattle Egrets wandered over.

  • There were three little stint at the edge and spectacled warblers were seen well here.

  • They took me to this nest and I was surprised to find it occupied by five ready to fly Mustached warblers.

  • Take a stroll around Doxey in the spring to hear sedge warblers, reed bunting and other warblers singing.

  • grasshopper warblers appear most years, often in the scrubby areas near the gas towers.

  • Starting our tour in the southern marshes of the Great Morass, we encountered scores of wetland birds and American wood warblers.

  • In areas of dense scrub and bushes, the explosive songs of Cetti's Warblers may be heard almost year-round.

  • At least seven male yellowhammers were singing around the southern (back) entrance along with three Willow Warblers.

  • Prominent among a great variety of song-birds and insectivorous birds are the robin, blue bird, cat bird, sparrows, meadow-lark, bobolink, thrushes, chickadee, wrens, brown thrasher, gold finch, cedar wax-wing, flycatchers, nuthatches, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), downy and hairy woodpeckers, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore oriole, barnswallow, chimney swift, purple martin, purple finch (linnet), vireos and several species of warblers.

  • There is the interesting white-necked guineafowl, Agelastes (which is found on the Gold Coast and elsewhere west of the lower Niger); there is one peculiar species of eagle owl (Bubo lettii) and a very handsome sparrow-hawk (Accipiter bitttikoferi); a few sun-birds, warblers and shrikes are peculiar to the region.

  • Chapman, Color Key to North American Birds (New York, 1903); Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America (ibid, 1895) and The Warblers of North America (ibid, 1907), with notable coloured illustrations by L.

  • Like Gloger, Sundevall in his ideal system separated the true passerines from all other birds, calling them Volucres; but he took a step further, for he assigned to them the highest rank, wherein nearly every recent authority agrees with him; out of them, however, he chose the thrushes and warblers to stand first as his ideal " Centrum " - a selection which, though in the opinion of the present writer erroneous, is still largely followed.

  • The name mocking-bird, or more frequently mock-nightingale, is in England occasionally given to some of the warblers (q.v.), especially the blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla), and the sedge-bird (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus).

  • The robin, song sparrow, chickadee, thrushes, warblers, vireos, orioles, wrens, blue-bird, cat-bird and phoebe are favourite song birds.

  • Robins, bluebirds, warblers, chickadees, finches, vireos, wrens, yellow-headed blackbirds, nutcrackers, nuthatches, meadow-larks, sparrows, woodpeckers, swifts, kingbirds and several other species of small birds are found in the park, but the number of each is not great.

  • Of song birds the favourites are the robin, thrushes, bobolink, oriole, chickadee, meadow-lark, cat-bird, bluebird, wrens and warblers.

  • Birds are very numerous, including no fewer than 4 varieties of crows, 5 of warblers, 7 of woodpeckers, 8 of buntings, 4 of falcons, and 5 of eagles; while among the hosts of waterfowl which people the marshes of the Danube are 9 varieties of ducks, and 4 of rails.

  • The song birds and insectivorous birds include the cardinal grosbeak, scarlet and summer tanagers, meadow lark, song sparrow, catbird, brown thrasher, wood thrush, house wren, robin, blue bird, goldfinch, red-headed woodpecker, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), and several species of warblers.

  • The more characteristic and useful birds include many species of the sparrow, such as the song, swamp, Lincoln's chipping and field sparrow; the bank, barn, cliff, white-bellied and rough-winged swallow, as well as the purple martin and the chimney swift; ten or more species of fly-catchers, including the least, arcadian, phoebe, wood pewee, olive-sided and king bird; about ten species of woodpeckers, of which the more common are the downy, hairy, yellowbellied and golden-winged (flicker); about thirty species of warblers, including the parula, cerulean, Blackburnian, prothonotary, yellow Nashville, red-start, worm-eating and chestnut-sided; and four or five species of vireos.

  • Song birds are numerous and of many varieties; among them are thrushes, mocking birds, blue birds, robins, wrens, chickadees, warblers, vireos, sparrows, bobolinks (reed birds or rice birds), meadow larks and orioles.

  • The resident Cetti 's warbler has been singing, and soon the migrant reed warblers and sedge warblers will have arrived.

  • Willow Warblers numbered around 1000 throughout the island, with 173 trapped and ringed at the Obs alone.

  • A scattering of common warblers and a few Arctic Terns were also seen.

  • In summer, warblers voice their scratchy songs and nest in the reed and sedge beds.

  • Hawthorn and blackthorn scrub has covered areas of the banks turning them into a haven for warblers and spotted flycatcher.

  • Over 200 species of birds have been observed, including many species of warblers, flycatchers and other migratory songbirds.

  • There were three little stint at the edge and spectacled warblers were seen well here.

  • These were visited most mornings and evenings, and provided the best evidence of a vigorous early autumn migration, particularly of sylvia warblers.

  • Garden Warblers and Willow Warblers are still very much trickling through slowly with a peak of just 3 birds each.

  • The reedbeds and tall fen vegetation support nesting sedge and reed warblers as well as numerous cuckoos.

  • Singing Orphean Warbler in the area, on another road south, and many migrant warblers, not singing.

  • BirdWatch Ireland - all Ireland Conference, Mike Toms will be speaking at this conference on wintering warblers.

  • Sure that we and through the portion of the birds including warblers.

  • Along this stretch of road we also found our first Sardinian Warblers of the trip.

  • Fan-tailed Warblers sung, as did a very secretive Reed Warbler, and a few Little and Cattle Egrets wandered over.

  • They took me to this nest and I was surprised to find it occupied by five ready to fly Mustached warblers.

  • Take a stroll around Doxey in the spring to hear sedge warblers, reed bunting and other warblers singing.

  • Starting our tour in the southern marshes of the Great Morass, we encountered scores of wetland birds and American wood warblers.

  • In areas of dense scrub and bushes, the explosive songs of Cetti 's Warblers may be heard almost year-round.

  • At least seven male Yellowhammers were singing around the southern (back) entrance along with three Willow Warblers.

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