|Reed Bunting (Emberiza schoeniclus)|
The Reed Bunting is widespread throughout Europe and also spreads east through Asia to Japan and China. It is found in reed beds and shrubbery near marshes and lakes being reliant on the type of vegetation that grows in these wetter habitats.
|The male is easily recognised with its black head and throat contrasting with its white collar and moustachial stripe.
It feeds on mainly seeds but eats invertebrates during the breeding season.