B L A C K B I R D S F E E D I N G ON M A R I N E W O R M S S I R S , -- I can confirm the note by Mr. Roger Harkness (antea, p. 97) on Blackbirds (Turdus merula) feeding on marine worms, strangely enough from the same part of Hampshire--at Hill Head, which is only about two miles from Lee-on-Solent. On 10th June 1953, I watched a hen Blackbird pulling out and swallowing marine worms from the mud o...

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