debbyseamist: The Portland Red-footed Falcon What a bird! https://t.co/U9tSBXv4F2

debbyseamist: The Portland Red-footed Falcon What a bird! https://t.co/U9tSBXv4F2

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Tweet Contents The Portland Red-footed Falcon What a bird! https://t.co/U9tSBXv4F2
Notes South West, England, United Kingdom
Tweet Author Debby Saunders
Tweet Date Thursday, 4 May, 2017 - 11:15
Fact File: 
Common Name Red-footed Falcon
Scientific Name Falco vespertinus
Interest Level
5/5
Related Species Falcons
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Habitat Reference
Summary

Although a native of eastern Europe and Asia they are known wanderers and turn up in Dorset from time to time.


 

 

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The Portland Red-footed Falcon What a bird! https://t.co/U9tSBXv4F2
Tweet Date:
04/05/2017 - 11:15
Contributed By:
Red-footed Falcon, Morden Bog @DorsetBirdClub https://t.co/T6cWift5Yi
Tweet Date:
18/06/2017 - 12:45
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Kestrel on Portland

Tweet Date:
15/01/2017 - 17:00
Last viewed: 6 hours 25 min ago
Total views: 202

Mediterranean Gull at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 1 day 12 min ago
Total views: 216

Barn Owl at Portland

Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 17 hours 29 min ago
Total views: 207

Red-breasted Merganser at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
25/01/2017 - 16:00
Last viewed: 2 days 9 hours ago
Total views: 192

Great Crested Grebes at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 7 hours 59 min ago
Total views: 181

Red-breasted Merganser at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 16:45
Last viewed: 7 hours 59 min ago
Total views: 177

Great Crested Grebe at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
28/01/2017 - 20:15
Last viewed: 7 hours 59 min ago
Total views: 175

Meadow Pipit on Portland

Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 21:00
Last viewed: 1 day 4 hours ago
Total views: 183

debbyseamist: Black Redstarts are uncommon in our garden but this one spent the afternoon https://t.co/lxSGp4yCuN

Tweet Date:
27/03/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 8 hours 1 min ago
Total views: 152

debbyseamist: Final tally: 8 Chiffchaff, 5 Willow Warbler in the garden today #birdmigration https://t.co/WsJR5wDZcs

Tweet Date:
29/03/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 7 hours 27 min ago
Total views: 189

debbyseamist: Finally something in the moth trap besides Hebrew Character, the Mullein #moths https://t.co/lQreytfGZd

Tweet Date:
03/04/2017 - 16:15
Last viewed: 1 day 6 hours ago
Total views: 129

debbyseamist: Skylark at Ferrybridge, and a study of its flight https://t.co/fxgBLbkQcz

Tweet Date:
08/04/2017 - 13:15
Last viewed: 8 hours 12 sec ago
Total views: 121

debbyseamist: One of the Wheatears that came through at Reap Lane this morning https://t.co/6m3FiDt6MS

Tweet Date:
10/04/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 4 hours 59 sec ago
Total views: 112

debbyseamist: One of the Barleycrates Ring Ouzels sitting on a distant hedge https://t.co/rW5VCdgGjl

Tweet Date:
19/04/2017 - 18:15
Last viewed: 11 min 13 sec ago
Total views: 80

debbyseamist: Little Tern action this morning at Ferrybridge Lots of fish being caught https://t.co/BNYyYxtDDb

Tweet Date:
02/05/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 21 hours 9 min ago
Total views: 104

debbyseamist: The Portland Red-footed Falcon What a bird! https://t.co/U9tSBXv4F2

Tweet Date:
04/05/2017 - 11:15
Last viewed: 1 day 4 hours ago
Total views: 63

debbyseamist: #moths of interest today Portland Ribbon Wave and a somewhat worn Dark Spectacle https://t.co/5rF9wyVV69

Tweet Date:
15/06/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 8 hours 27 min ago
Total views: 55

debbyseamist: Summer SanderlingFerrybridge https://t.co/uGRjfyWrrK

Tweet Date:
16/06/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 5 hours 11 min ago
Total views: 64

debbyseamist: Marbled White, one of several this morning on Portland's East Cliff https://t.co/zpSdWYAqm7

Tweet Date:
17/06/2017 - 16:45
Last viewed: 11 hours 21 min ago
Total views: 55

debbyseamist: No fish this time but great watching Little Terns fishing at Ferrybridge https://t.co/F97AfUmDzO

Tweet Date:
18/06/2017 - 10:15
Last viewed: 1 day 2 hours ago
Total views: 49

debbyseamist: Some very hi iso photos of the Common Rosefinch at 0445 this morning. No sight or sound since 0515 https://t.co/ggOhWJoJ7Q

Tweet Date:
21/06/2017 - 05:45
Last viewed: 21 hours 50 min ago
Total views: 55

debbyseamist: Oncocera semirubella, a colourful catch in last night's moth trap #micromoths https://t.co/WocQT0sZbz

Tweet Date:
23/06/2017 - 08:30
Last viewed: 2 hours 26 min ago
Total views: 53

debbyseamist: Hornet Mimic Hoverfly A very impressive insect https://t.co/1jH9kfrsWU

Tweet Date:
02/07/2017 - 13:15
Last viewed: 1 day 56 min ago
Total views: 50

debbyseamist: The tiny Least Carpet from last night's moth trap#moths https://t.co/3MXXA7qbWK

Tweet Date:
02/07/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 21 hours 17 min ago
Total views: 41

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