meadow pipit


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meadow pipit

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(Animals) a common European songbird, Anthus pratensis, with a pale brown speckled plumage: family Motacillidae (pipits and wagtails)
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Noun1.meadow pipit - a common pipit that is brown above and white belowmeadow pipit - a common pipit that is brown above and white below; widely distributed in northern and central Europe and in Asia
pipit, titlark, lark - a songbird that lives mainly on the ground in open country; has streaky brown plumage
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Other birds in the area include meadow pipit, ring ouzel from Morocco, red and black grouse and occasionally the dotterel.
Anser albifrons and Fulica atra), woodcock (Scolopax rusticola), skylark (Alauda arvensis) and meadow pipit (Anthus pratensis), representative species of wetland, woodland and farmland ecosystems, in Hellas (Greece).
Look out for birds like stonechat, meadow pipit and skylark.
These include species such as the European Turtle-dove, which uses Cyprus as a stopover during migration, but also as a breeding ground, the Meadow Pipit, many of which can be seen in winter in Cyprus, the Black-legged Kittiwake, another accidental visitor to Cyprus, and the Common Pochard, also a visitor.
There's a bird called the meadow pipit with a particularly highfrequency call.
They learned to respect and admire the flowers and animals they found there, from the humble brown and speckled meadow pipit to a sunshine–sleeping viper.
Objectives: The project%s overall objectives are twofold: Firstly, the aim is to increase both the number of breeding and wintering birds, as well as of the area used by meadow bird species, such as the black-tailed godwit, redshank, Eurasian curlew, golden plover, ruff, lapwing, white stork and meadow pipit.
One is of a brood of Meadow Pipit tucked away in some bracken.
These include a gold crest, a meadow pipit, a bullfinch and a spotted flycatcher.
Many birds are on the site such as grey partridge, meadow pipit and skylark.