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Peregrine

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Common Name Peregrine
Alternative Name(s) Peregrine Falcon
Scientific Name Falco peregrinus
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Falcons
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Summary

Primarily a hunter of pigeons and jackdaws along the coastal cliffs of Dorset


 

 

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Managed to get some surprisingly good shots of a Peregrine on the Purbeck cliffs in the early morning drizzle https://t.co/K7eT69aScJ

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16/01/2017 - 10:30
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Peregrine, flying over Lytchett Bay https://t.co/9hcGs60Kcv
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08/02/2017 - 20:15
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The Stunning Peregrine Falcon I photographed on Portland at the Bill. https://t.co/rr4CQUruBu
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19/04/2017 - 02:30
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Great day out on Portland yesterday with Bruv , Stunning Peregrine, Wheatear, Wood Warbler and Spotted Fly Catcher https://t.co/D7ZfcvTIVN
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30/04/2017 - 15:30
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05/06/2017 - 18:30
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@DorsetBirdClub This Is P.K the Juvenile Peregrine Falcon in Bournemouth Kerb crawling. https://t.co/AcDuEjCTIA
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13/06/2017 - 10:15
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Another shot of this morning's Peregrine on the Purbeck cliffs #dorsetwt https://t.co/OZwFyTY3Kt
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29/06/2017 - 13:15
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High over Loddy today,, a Peregrine catches a pigeon in level flight. https://t.co/cGgJ5b2Q3Y
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30/06/2017 - 21:15
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RT @shodge_7: Some peregrine action from Portland this evening https://t.co/Ih88rQMNVY
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03/07/2017 - 21:30
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Grabbed a Peregrine flyby on Portland yesterday, looks like a young one. https://t.co/TxYur3kYXK
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07/08/2017 - 07:10
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Also a Peregrine over #LytchettFields , different to last weeks juvenile bird https://t.co/vvKgMfkI3c
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10/08/2017 - 18:08
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A windy morning along the Purbeck coast but local Peregrines showing well #dorsetwt https://t.co/TVLYzRShwW
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17/08/2017 - 10:10
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
17/08/2017 - 10:10 Hamish Murray A windy morning along the Purbeck coast but local Peregrines showing well #dorsetwt https://t.co/TVLYzRShwW
13/08/2017 - 06:58 Ian Ballam I'm not the only early riser, juvenile Peregrine just landed in trees between SP and FP #LytchettFields @harbourbirds @NarwhalSh
11/08/2017 - 15:53 Ian Ballam Female Shoveler and a Yellow Wagtail on #LytchettFields, also male Peregrine perched ominously in tree @harbourbirds @NarwhalSh
10/08/2017 - 21:18 Retweet SeaWatch from Bournemouth EastCliff pm: 6 Gannet 3ad,3imm W, 3 Com Scoter E, F Peregrine E, 2 Kittiwake E. @NatureofDorset @harbourbirds
10/08/2017 - 18:08 Ian Ballam Also a Peregrine over #LytchettFields , different to last weeks juvenile bird https://t.co/vvKgMfkI3c
07/08/2017 - 16:35 RSPB Arne Great White Egret reported from Middlebere this morning. Lost of Osprey action too plus Peregrine, Marsh Harrier and poss male Hen Harrier?!
07/08/2017 - 15:16 Ian Julian Taken from myflat central sunny Bournmouth @NatureofDorset @DorsetWildlife LtTits, Goldcrest, young Jay, Peregrine… https://t.co/nLMV8EtxsW
07/08/2017 - 07:10 Frank Gardener Grabbed a Peregrine flyby on Portland yesterday, looks like a young one. https://t.co/TxYur3kYXK
06/08/2017 - 07:13 Ian Ballam #LytchettFields FP loaded with birds, before I got in viewing range a Peregrine flushed everything to bay @harbourbirds @NarwhalSh
02/08/2017 - 14:00 Ian Julian Bournemouth Peregrines & chicks at LansdownTower chicks still there @DorsetWildlife @DorsetBirdClub @NatureofDorset… https://t.co/VPiUTLd6zF
29/07/2017 - 14:00 James Phillips Brownsea PM : 20 Little Egret, 18 Common Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel, 7 Greenshank, 1 Juv Peregrine @harbourbirds @DWTBrownsea
25/07/2017 - 21:15 Retweet RT @mr_mike_parker: Fantastic view of the @RSPBArne osprey today with @dougaldog. Hobby & peregrine seen too. Not a bad view in general e…
25/07/2017 - 12:30 Retweet RT @dougaldog: 12.10 osprey circling high over Coombe viewpoint mobbed by peregrine & shelduck @RSPBArne @harbourbirds
23/07/2017 - 18:15 Retweet RT @LMHooperbirder: Also to note, 3 manx, 1+ juv YL gull, and 3 peregrines (1 ad, 2 juv) trying to fish a dropped pigeon out of the sea @Po…
22/07/2017 - 17:30 Tom Brereton West Bay this am. Quiet. 3 juv Med Gulls, Oystercatcher, 2 Gannets. Peregrine attacking Little Egret at sea. Not su… https://t.co/rfxe7t22FC
21/07/2017 - 18:45 Christchurch Harbour Ornithological Group This #PeregrineFalcon is regularly on the south face of Christchurch Priory tower. https://t.co/b3fDqeOIB0
18/07/2017 - 09:45 Debby Saunders Ferrybridge 0600-0930 3 Redshank, 44 Dunlin, 4 T'stone, juv Peregrine, 300+each Sand Martin & Swallow, a few Swift & House Martin through
16/07/2017 - 14:15 Two Owls Birding Lodmoor with our group this am 3 Marsh Harriers interacting & 2 Peregrines doing same nearby calling loudly. Bearded Tit, Reed & Sedge wblrs
13/07/2017 - 14:45 Debby Saunders A late morning 2 hours at Ferrybridge 28 Sand Martin south, 9 Sandwich Tern 2 Peregrine
12/07/2017 - 09:00 Debby Saunders Ferrybridge this morning 4 Sandwich Tern, 3 Redshank, 2 Turnstone, juv Peregrine
10/07/2017 - 15:00 Retweet RT @dfozzie68: Osprey, Peregrine (with prey), Dartford Warblers & Common Terns the highlights from this mornings trip to @RSPBArne @harbour…
03/07/2017 - 21:30 Retweet RT @shodge_7: Some peregrine action from Portland this evening https://t.co/Ih88rQMNVY
03/07/2017 - 14:15 Nicky Hoar Peregrine heading S over @DorsetWildlife Upton Heath, 8 house martins feeding and drinking at big pond #tgh
30/06/2017 - 21:15 Frank Gardener High over Loddy today,, a Peregrine catches a pigeon in level flight. https://t.co/cGgJ5b2Q3Y
29/06/2017 - 13:15 Hamish Murray Another shot of this morning's Peregrine on the Purbeck cliffs #dorsetwt https://t.co/OZwFyTY3Kt
13/06/2017 - 10:15 Adrian Groves @DorsetBirdClub This Is P.K the Juvenile Peregrine Falcon in Bournemouth Kerb crawling. https://t.co/AcDuEjCTIA
12/06/2017 - 22:15 Adrian Groves The Juvenile female Peregrine that has only just fledged. Lansdowne, Bournemouth. Best viewed at full HD https://t.co/flA8SNFIjJ
05/06/2017 - 18:30 Adrian Groves RT @lippy113: @RSPBSouthWest @RSPBbirders @DorsetBirdClub The Peregrine Falcon, Bournemouth. https://t.co/9Ik9tURE9U
03/06/2017 - 20:30 Adrian Groves RT @lippy113: @RSPBSouthWest @DorsetBirdClub @DorsetBirds Spent some time with the Peregrine Falcons at the Lansdowne, Bournemouth today Lo…
01/06/2017 - 12:15 RSPB Arne Osprey still from Coombe Heath around midday sitting on the artificial nest. Also Hobby and Peregrine around too.
24/05/2017 - 14:15 RSPB Weymouth Marsh Harrier and Peregrine at North West end of @RSPBWeymouth Lodmoor at 10:00 this morning.
20/05/2017 - 18:00 Mark Andrews ♂️Honey Buzzard has just gone NE over gdn, at one point mobbed by a Peregrine! Whitethroat & Kes earlier (missed ly) a good day on #pwc2017
05/05/2017 - 09:30 Wawlee Ferrybridge 0715-0915. 3 Grey Plover, 3 knot, 13 Barwit, 3 Sanderling, 10+ L Terns, Peregrine, 2 RP & a few Dunlin & Turnstone
30/04/2017 - 15:30 Paul Dibden Great day out on Portland yesterday with Bruv , Stunning Peregrine, Wheatear, Wood Warbler and Spotted Fly Catcher https://t.co/D7ZfcvTIVN
22/04/2017 - 13:45 Steve Groves 1 Long-tailed Duck still lingering & now 3 Greenshank. Singles of Red Kite, Marsh Harrier & Peregrine.
19/04/2017 - 02:30 Adrian Groves The Stunning Peregrine Falcon I photographed on Portland at the Bill. https://t.co/rr4CQUruBu
14/04/2017 - 16:15 RSPB Arne We've had a great Good Friday! 1st Cuckoo, Wheatear, Marsh Harrier, Sand Lizards, Adder, lots of Swallows, Peregrine and Dartford Warblers!
11/04/2017 - 21:30 Hellyhorro RT @hellyhorro: didn't see the SEOs at Portland we did see a male Redstart, first wheatears of the year, little owl, kestrel, peregrine &@G…
08/04/2017 - 16:45 Dorset Wildlife Spot Morden Bog 14:30-16:30 5x Buzzard, 3x Peregrine, 1x Kestrel, several Swallow and a House Martin (amongst other things). #Dorset
03/04/2017 - 21:00 Retweet RT @AravindRamesh19: @PortlandBirdObs Watching this guy was amazing! https://t.co/jbSiUHd2pm
31/03/2017 - 09:15 Ian Ballam Unsuccessful early raid by Peregrine over #LytchettFields @NarwhalSh @harbourbirds
26/03/2017 - 13:45 Ian Ballam RT @SeanBuzza: Still there at midday, plus peregrine spooked few remaining godwits on the pools https://t.co/v04CDyVduF
25/03/2017 - 09:30 Durlston Ranger As I began my early patrol a loud screeching cry could be heard from above the Centre, as I looked up a Peregrine Falcon dropped into view
16/03/2017 - 11:00 Retweet RT @BomoSarah: First egg laid overnight #Bournemouth #peregrines #Lansdowne clock tower @DorsetBirdClub @BNSS1 @bournemouthbc @Bournemouthe…
15/03/2017 - 21:45 Dorset Bird Club 7 Sand Martin, 1 Peregrine and a Bittern at Swineham this evening @BirdGuides @DorsetBirdClub
10/03/2017 - 19:15 Retweet RT @BomoSarah: Up above the #Bournemouth #Lansdowne traffic is a pair of #peregrines https://t.co/uU6LtmG3UX preparing to nest @DorsetBirdC…
04/03/2017 - 09:45 Durlston Ranger Gorgeous this morning, Adders basking - see the video below. Guillemots on the water and a Peregrine flying by
08/02/2017 - 20:15 Ian Ballam Peregrine, flying over Lytchett Bay https://t.co/9hcGs60Kcv
21/01/2017 - 12:30 Martin Wood Just had a peregrine over south lake with prey the land on pylon at Longham Lakes @DominicCouzens @RetroGamer_Daz
16/01/2017 - 10:30 Hamish Murray

Managed to get some surprisingly good shots of a Peregrine on the Purbeck cliffs in the early morning drizzle https://t.co/K7eT69aScJ

Name of species Peregrine
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