Bird Watching in Croydon - Chaffinche

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Bird Watching in Croydon - Chaffinche

Chaffinches rarely feed from feeders, preferring to hop around on the ground. They have a sort of "chip chip" call.

Description: Length 15cms. Male has a pinkish red breast and a grey head. Female has a light brown breast and a brown head. Both have two distinct white bars on each wing.

Feed: Seeds and insects

Habitat: Gardens, woodlands and farmland.