Kestrel on Portland

Kestrel on Portland

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Owls and cats aren't the only ones catching voles around here. Kestrel in the last of the afternoon sunlight https://t.co/U4isEyL1i9

Notes Poole, England, United Kingdom
Tweet Author Debby Saunders
Tweet Date Sunday, 15 January, 2017 - 17:00
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Common Name Kestrel
Scientific Name Falco tinnunculus
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Falcons
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Summary
Once our most common bird of prey but now a cause for concern.

 

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The kestrel was probably the first bird that I really "noticed" and it introduced me to all that I...
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Tweet Date:
16/01/2017 - 18:15
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Owls and cats aren't the only ones catching voles around here. Kestrel in the last of the afternoon sunlight https://t.co/U4isEyL1i9

Tweet Date:
15/01/2017 - 17:00
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This #Kestrel enjoyed its lunch at #StanpitMarsh today. https://t.co/j8OYjM78qv
Tweet Date:
07/02/2017 - 18:30
@DorsetBirdClub Unfortunately I couldn't get in front of this one today. At least I can see his face!!! https://t.co/XlRznAJwTy
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14/04/2017 - 21:30
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Concentration Up on the top fields on Portland this morning https://t.co/SOyGpptopg
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22/04/2017 - 14:00
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Kestrel on Portland

Tweet Date:
15/01/2017 - 17:00
Last viewed: 1 sec ago
Total views: 205

Mediterranean Gull at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 12 min 47 sec ago
Total views: 218

Barn Owl at Portland

Tweet Date:
14/01/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 17 hours 38 min ago
Total views: 208

Red-breasted Merganser at Ferrybridge

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25/01/2017 - 16:00
Last viewed: 2 hours 57 min ago
Total views: 195

Great Crested Grebes at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 1 day 11 hours ago
Total views: 181

Red-breasted Merganser at Ferrybridge

Tweet Date:
27/01/2017 - 16:45
Last viewed: 15 hours 54 min ago
Total views: 178

Great Crested Grebe at Ferrybridge

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28/01/2017 - 20:15
Last viewed: 5 hours 55 min ago
Total views: 178

Meadow Pipit on Portland

Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 21:00
Last viewed: 2 hours 15 min ago
Total views: 185

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: 15 hours 36 min ago
Total views: 154

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

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29/03/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 1 day 11 hours 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: 10 hours 32 min ago
Total views: 130

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

Tweet Date:
08/04/2017 - 13:15
Last viewed: 1 day 11 hours 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: 1 day 1 hour ago
Total views: 113

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: 4 hours 10 min ago
Total views: 82

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: 8 hours 5 min ago
Total views: 107

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

Tweet Date:
04/05/2017 - 11:15
Last viewed: 15 hours 52 min ago
Total views: 65

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: 2 hours 7 min ago
Total views: 57

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

Tweet Date:
16/06/2017 - 20:45
Last viewed: 1 day 9 hours 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: 3 hours 10 min ago
Total views: 56

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: 3 hours 7 min ago
Total views: 50

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: 2 days 1 hour 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: 1 day 3 hours ago
Total views: 54

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

Tweet Date:
02/07/2017 - 13:15
Last viewed: 8 hours 53 min ago
Total views: 53

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: 2 days 1 hour ago
Total views: 41

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