Scandinavian Mountains over 2000m - Flora & Fauna

Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter

Flora & FaunaBirds › Icterine Warbler

Hippolais icterina, Icterine Warbler, Gulsanger. 13cm.

Icterine Warbler
A more seldom summer visitor.

It is much more arboreal than the willow warbler and only occasionally ventures out of mature deciduous woodland. It is much less active than the willow warbler also.

Only likely to be seen in surrounding valleys.

They nest in shrubs, hedges and thickets.