Natural History Quizes

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Bird questions 1

1
Which bird has a tongue that wraps around its skull?
2
Which member of the grouse family lives on the Scottish mountain tops?
3
What bird of prey stoops on its prey?
4
What is the name of the crested winter visitor from Siberia and Scandinavia that sometimes comes to Scotland in large numbers to eat rowan berries?
5
Which colourful bird fishes by diving headlong from branches and nests in holes in river banks?
6

For which bird is the 12th of August bad news?

7
Which small white-fronted bird with a white front swims underwater in burns and rivers by flapping its wings?
8
Which visitor from Africa has a white rump and nests on moorland?
9
What day-flying owl looks rather like a buoyant buzzard in flight?
10
Which bird leks on moorland?

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