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
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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: 7 hours 10 min ago
Total views: 161

Mediterranean Gull at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 3 days 6 hours ago
Total views: 176

Barn Owl at Portland

Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 1 day 2 hours ago
Total views: 169

Red-breasted Merganser at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
25/01/2017 - 16:00
Last viewed: 15 min 30 sec ago
Total views: 145

Great Crested Grebes at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 6 hours 15 min ago
Total views: 149

Red-breasted Merganser at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 16:45
Last viewed: 6 hours 15 min ago
Total views: 137

Great Crested Grebe at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
28/01/2017 - 20:15
Last viewed: 6 hours 14 min ago
Total views: 146

Meadow Pipit on Portland

Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 21:00
Last viewed: 12 hours 40 min ago
Total views: 144

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: 2 days 23 hours ago
Total views: 117

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 43 min ago
Total views: 152

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 23 hours ago
Total views: 92

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

Tweet Date:
08/04/2017 - 13:15
Last viewed: 2 days 17 hours ago
Total views: 86

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 days 11 hours ago
Total views: 86

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: 2 days 13 hours ago
Total views: 53

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: 24 sec ago
Total views: 73

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

Tweet Date:
04/05/2017 - 11:15
Last viewed: 3 days 1 hour ago
Total views: 30

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: 9 hours 4 min ago
Total views: 17

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

Tweet Date:
16/06/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 2 hours 10 min ago
Total views: 27

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: 1 hour 55 min ago
Total views: 17

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: 7 hours 16 min ago
Total views: 17

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: 3 hours 17 min ago
Total views: 12

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