The top three most-spotted garden birds in the county were the house sparrow, the blue tit and the starling, but there were plenty of sightings of a wide variety of other feathered visitors as can be seen here.
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Blue tit, Parus caeruleus, perched on branch in ga... Ray Kennedy (rspb-images.com) Small birds bounce back Hampshire’s contribution to the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch helps reveal trends A record-breaking 24,254 people in Hampshire took part in this year’s Big Garden Bird Watch, and their counts helped reveal a recovery for small birds. Small-bodied birds like the Long-tailed Tit and the Goldcrest were the worst affected by the harsh winter of 2009/2010, but their numbers were up this year in Hampshire and across the UK. ENGPPP00120110331113013
Photo: Hilsea Portsmouth