Reed Bunting Emberiza schoeniclus
Hillesden - July 2007
Photos copyright Tim Watts
This fledgling Reed Bunting has only recently left the nest. It still has a large fledgling type bill and lacks some flight feathers and a tail.
Little Marlow Gravel Pit - March 2007
Photos copyright Julia Eyles
The Reed Bunting is not uncommon in suitable habitat. As it's name suggest it is a bird of wet habitats and this excellent photograph of a male in breeding plumage, was taken adjacent to the lake at Little Marlow.