Letters

01 March 1993
Comments Letters Song Thrushes and Redwings feeding on periwinkles. I was surprised to see the note on Song Thrush Turdus philomelos feeding on common periwinkles Littorina littorina in Kent (Brit. Birds 85: 618). Song Thrushes always fed on the old periwinkl...
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Letters

01 July 1978
Comments Letters Diving methods of Great Northern and Black-throated Divers On inland waters, I have noticed that Great Northern Divers Gavia immer always slither under slowly when diving, whereas Black-throated G. arctica jump upwards slightly before they dive...
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Letters

01 August 1946
Comments Letters --The habit, referred to by several contributors to this and the previous volume T f this journal (antea, Vol. xxxviii, pp. 206, 300, 360, Vol. > xxxix, pp. 159,160) in which parent birds of many species probe into the nest lining beneath the young, has b...
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