Nature Quiz - British Birds - Garden Birds 04 - Uncommon (Questions)

This quiz contains the birds that occupy positions 31 to 40 in "The Big Garden Birdwatch" of 2011. The event is organized by the RSPB each spring and gets people all over the country reporting on the birds in their garden. See if you can identify the following garden birds - these are the lesser known so get your thinking cap on!

To read more about the individual birds go to British Garden Birds where you will find a wealth of information on a friendly website dedicated to helping garden birdwatchers.

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1. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Blackcap
[ ] Cetti's Warbler
[ ] Wood Warbler
[ ] Eurasian Reed Warbler
2. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Eurasian Jay
[ ] Rook
[ ] Common Raven
[ ] Hooded Crow
3. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Mistle Thrush
[ ] Redwing
[ ] European Robin
[ ] Northern Wheatear
4. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Brambling
[ ] European Goldfinch
[ ] Lesser Redpoll
[ ] European Greenfinch
5. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Great Cormorant
[ ] Great Black-backed Gull
[ ] Black-headed Gull
[ ] Common Gull
6. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] European Herring Gull
[ ] Black-headed Gull
[ ] Lesser Black-backed Gull
[ ] European Shag
7. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Mallard
[ ] Red-breasted Merganser
[ ] Common Eider
[ ] Common Pochard
8. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Brambling
[ ] Eurasian Linnet
[ ] European Goldfinch
[ ] Lesser Redpoll
9. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Hen Harrier
[ ] Red Kite
[ ] Western Marsh Harrier
[ ] Eurasian Sparrowhawk
10. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Common Moorhen
[ ] Lapwing
[ ] Coot
[ ] Little Ringed Plover
Nature Quiz - British Birds - Garden Birds 04 - Uncommon (Answers)
1. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Blackcap
[ ] Cetti's Warbler
[ ] Wood Warbler
[ ] Eurasian Reed Warbler
2. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Eurasian Jay
[ ] Rook
[ ] Common Raven
[ ] Hooded Crow
3. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Mistle Thrush
[x] Redwing
[ ] European Robin
[ ] Northern Wheatear
4. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Brambling
[ ] European Goldfinch
[ ] Lesser Redpoll
[ ] European Greenfinch
5. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Great Cormorant
[ ] Great Black-backed Gull
[x] Black-headed Gull
[ ] Common Gull
6. What is the name of this bird?
[x] European Herring Gull
[ ] Black-headed Gull
[ ] Lesser Black-backed Gull
[ ] European Shag
7. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Mallard
[ ] Red-breasted Merganser
[ ] Common Eider
[ ] Common Pochard
8. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Brambling
[ ] Eurasian Linnet
[ ] European Goldfinch
[x] Lesser Redpoll
9. What is the name of this bird?
[ ] Hen Harrier
[ ] Red Kite
[ ] Western Marsh Harrier
[x] Eurasian Sparrowhawk
10. What is the name of this bird?
[x] Common Moorhen
[ ] Lapwing
[ ] Coot
[ ] Little Ringed Plover