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A Fieldfare tends to it's young
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Image details:  
Image Description: A Fieldfare tends to it's young
Image notes: This is the first breeding record for Shetland.
Species in Image: Fieldfare
Date: 1968
Area: Mainland
Old Haa Image Reference Number: btc01817

General details:  
Common Name Fieldfare
Latin Name Turdus pilaris
Latin Group Name Passeriformes
Latin Family Name Turdidae
Common Family Name Chats and Thrushes
Description A very common migrant, especially in autumn. The first breeding record was from Northmavine in 1968 when a pair nested under an overhanging bank of a small burn. The last recorded was a brood of 6 in 1993.
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