Linnet, Common (Carduelis cannabina) 

Linnet - Carduelis cannabina - Murvey, Ireland 1
Where to see them 
Widespread and locally common, but Linnet numbers have declined markedly since 1970 and are still reducing throughout Europe. These photos were taken in France, Ireland, Spain and the UK. In the UK they are more commonly found along the East coast, especially in winter, preferring rough land and farmland. 
 
When to see them 
Resident but easier to find in winter. 
 
What they eat 
Seeds and insects. 
Linnet - Carduelis cannabina - Murvey, Ireland 2
Linnet, Common - Carduelis cannabina - Harrington, Northants, UK - June 2020-1
Linnet - Carduelis cannabina - France 3
Linnet - Carduelis cannabina - Northants, UK 4
Linnet, Common - Carduelis cannabina - Summer Leys, Northants, UK - Jan 2020
Linnet, Common - Carduelis cannabina - Harrington, Northants, UK - August 2019
Linnet, Common - Carduelis cannabina  - Las Alpujarras, Spain - Sept 2019 1
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