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Common Linnet
Tornirisk (Linaria cannabina)

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The Linnet is found in low altitude cultural landscapes in eastern and southern Norway, and it breeds all the way north to Helgeland. This species is a migratory bird that overwinters from southwestern Europe to northern Africa. It returns to Norway in March-April.

The Linnet is a common species in the standardized ringing at Lista BO. The figures below show updated data from the bird station:











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