Kestrel at Stanpit Marsh

Kestrel at Stanpit Marsh

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Tweet Contents This #Kestrel enjoyed its lunch at #StanpitMarsh today.
Tweet Author CHOG
Tweet Date Tuesday, 7 February, 2017 - 18:30
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Common Name Kestrel
Scientific Name Falco tinnunculus
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Related Species Falcons
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Habitat Reference
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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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

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15/01/2017 - 17:00
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This #Kestrel enjoyed its lunch at #StanpitMarsh today.
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07/02/2017 - 18:30
@DorsetBirdClub Unfortunately I couldn't get in front of this one today. At least I can see his face!!!
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14/04/2017 - 21:30
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Concentration Up on the top fields on Portland this morning
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22/04/2017 - 14:00
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RT @HACPIX: Early morning hovering practice for 2 of 6 successfully fledged #Kestrel on #HengistburyHead
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23/07/2017 - 20:15
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Juvenile Kestrel, Tout Quarry Portland Dorset @NatureUK
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06/08/2017 - 19:25
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Kestrel at Stanpit Marsh

Tweet Date:
07/02/2017 - 18:30
Last viewed: 1 day 8 hours ago
Total views: 162

Goldcrestat Stanpit Marsh

Tweet Date:
10/02/2017 - 19:45
Last viewed: 8 hours 35 min ago
Total views: 157

Weasel at Stanpit Marsh

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28/02/2017 - 16:30
Last viewed: 4 days 18 hours ago
Total views: 170

Scandinavian Rock Pipit at Stanpit Marsh

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03/03/2017 - 19:00
Last viewed: 13 hours 43 min ago
Total views: 229

Goldfinch at Hengistbury Head

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14/03/2017 - 19:15
Last viewed: 53 min 29 sec ago
Total views: 169

CHOG_birds: What a handsome fellow! Thanks to @HACPIX for this pic of #beardedtit in #christchurchharbour #dorsethour

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03/04/2017 - 19:45
Last viewed: 4 days 12 hours ago
Total views: 132

CHOG_birds: The weekend just gone saw a nice arrival of #WillowWarbler through Christchurch Harbour #DorsetHour

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10/04/2017 - 20:00
Last viewed: 3 days 6 hours ago
Total views: 142

CHOG_birds: These dancing #Adder were seen on #HengistburyHead today.

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16/04/2017 - 18:30
Last viewed: 1 day 19 hours ago
Total views: 123

CHOG_birds: The #WoodWarbler in the Wood #HengistburyHead

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22/04/2017 - 13:30
Last viewed: 1 hour 15 min ago
Total views: 113

CHOG_birds: #SandwichTern do everything but actually nest in #ChristchurchHarbour

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12/05/2017 - 19:15
Last viewed: 6 days 6 hours ago
Total views: 114

CHOG_birds: A great shot of our #christchurchharbour #tawnyowl #dorsethour. You can see the chicks on the @hengistburyvc screens

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29/05/2017 - 20:00
Last viewed: 2 days 11 hours ago
Total views: 90

CHOG_birds: #StormPetrel from #HengistburyHead

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10/06/2017 - 17:30
Last viewed: 18 hours 30 min ago
Total views: 69

CHOG_birds: This very unseasonable #BrentGoose was on Mudeford Sandspit yesterday. It should be in #Siberia right now.

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14/07/2017 - 13:15
Last viewed: 22 hours 14 min ago
Total views: 44

CHOG_birds: This #Sparrowhawk bred very close to #Mudeford sandspit this season and raised three young.

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05/08/2017 - 18:02
Last viewed: 1 day 14 hours ago
Total views: 31

CHOG_birds: #LittleGrebe on #HengistburyHead today.

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15/08/2017 - 20:04
Last viewed: 2 days 5 hours ago
Total views: 20

CHOG_birds: The #WoodSandpiper that has been at #StanpitMarsh for a few days now.

Tweet Date:
16/08/2017 - 19:03
Last viewed: 8 hours 45 min ago
Total views: 12

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