A name for the Long-tailed Tit. The name may be a reference to nest since a bumbarrel was a small squat barrel used in the being industry in England, and the nest is an enclosed ball of moss hair and lichen held together with spider's web.
These posters are part of a BirdWords series called "Birds That Tell People Things" -- eventually, there will be several for various languages worldwide. We share these printable and editable birdword posters for your use.
Behavioural observations, Bird song & calls, Threats, Relations w/ other life & landscape, Teachings
Resources for 'bird language exploration' to increase awareness of bird calls and behaviour as well as 'birding on the trail' to help with finding and identifying birds. Follow these links to find science and teaching resources for field instructors.