Sparrowhawk at Portland Obs

Sparrowhawk at Portland Obs

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Tweet Contents adult male Sparrowhawks are usually too clever to get trapped in our nets - not today though https://t.co/J0MiJco7OJ
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Tweet Author Martin Cade
Tweet Date Thursday, 16 March, 2017 - 11:45
Fact File: 
Common Name Sparrowhawk
Scientific Name Accipiter nisus
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Harriers, hawks and buzzards
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Habitat Reference
Summary

 


A bird of prey that frequently hunts birds in gardens.


 

Contributors to the Nature of Dorset have seen this species here:

All contributed photos for this species: 

These are some photographs of this species that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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adult male Sparrowhawks are usually too clever to get trapped in our nets - not today though https://t.co/J0MiJco7OJ
Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 11:45
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RT @fisherandbirder: Stunning views of Sparrowhawk today @PortlandBirdObs https://t.co/sQ8dhgMMAX
Tweet Date:
29/03/2017 - 18:30
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Waiting for his Wheatear-a-bix. Smallmouth rocks, Wyke 22-04-17 https://t.co/TG4xJRGZ9o
Tweet Date:
22/04/2017 - 17:15
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Firecrest at Portland Obs

Tweet Date:
28/02/2017 - 12:15
Last viewed: 22 hours 7 min ago
Total views: 148

Dark Sword Grass at Portland Obs

Tweet Date:
10/03/2017 - 08:00
Last viewed: 2 days 5 hours ago
Total views: 178

Goldcrest at Portland Obs

Tweet Date:
11/03/2017 - 09:15
Last viewed: 11 hours 4 min ago
Total views: 160

Sparrowhawk at Portland Obs

Tweet Date:
16/03/2017 - 11:45
Last viewed: 1 sec ago
Total views: 196

PortlandBirdObs: A nice Greenland Wheatear amongst a small arrival of new migrants this mrng https://t.co/BkREKe3Qes

Tweet Date:
11/04/2017 - 09:00
Last viewed: 1 hour 19 min ago
Total views: 92

PortlandBirdObs: Today's Portland sightings https://t.co/Miy0h3bWjb https://t.co/ZxZf5DnmYd

Tweet Date:
13/04/2017 - 22:00
Last viewed: 6 hours 48 min ago
Total views: 77

PortlandBirdObs: An oddball this mrng: a Garden Warbler with white outer tail feathers https://t.co/VCpwE5u1L0

Tweet Date:
26/04/2017 - 07:45
Last viewed: 11 hours 27 min ago
Total views: 57

lookin4spoonies: Bee Orchid showing well in the Crown Estate Fields this morning @PortlandBirdObs https://t.co/MlKbKVv5rd

Tweet Date:
27/05/2017 - 13:30
Last viewed: 16 hours 25 min ago
Total views: 74

PortlandBirdObs: A Ni Moth the highlight from this mrng's Obs moths: https://t.co/8uIGqYbM8X

Tweet Date:
30/05/2017 - 07:30
Last viewed: 53 min 39 sec ago
Total views: 70

PortlandBirdObs: Greenish Warbler just been trapped and ringed at the Obs; was in song for a little while before being trapped: https://t.co/nciYOuPb1p

Tweet Date:
01/06/2017 - 12:15
Last viewed: 1 day 20 hours ago
Total views: 52

PortlandBirdObs: Also on the ringing front, last night the first 2 Storm Petrels of the summer trapped at the Bill https://t.co/RqqI81xA25

Tweet Date:
13/06/2017 - 09:45
Last viewed: 8 hours 52 min ago
Total views: 54

PortlandBirdObs: Today's Portland sightings https://t.co/Miy0h3bWjb https://t.co/KIQXGNvO9e

Tweet Date:
20/06/2017 - 22:45
Last viewed: 14 hours 53 min ago
Total views: 55

PortlandBirdObs: Evergestis limbata a long-overdue Portland first at the Obs last night - only about 15 years later than expected https://t.co/6k8CW3KFx4

Tweet Date:
26/06/2017 - 14:00
Last viewed: 1 day 20 hours ago
Total views: 27

PortlandBirdObs: The Ringed Border caught last night at Preston, Weymouth, by Ricky Lambert - a v smart moth and new for Dorset: https://t.co/EGlD1eOF9B

Tweet Date:
07/07/2017 - 10:00
Last viewed: 20 hours 53 min ago
Total views: 30

PortlandBirdObs: ...best at the Obs a Splendid Brocade https://t.co/Fyt02nFJXe

Tweet Date:
10/07/2017 - 12:45
Last viewed: 19 hours 28 min ago
Total views: 23

PortlandBirdObs: Highlight of last night's mothing a Bedstraw Hawk from John Lucas at Southwell... https://t.co/nbBUoqMjDp

Tweet Date:
10/07/2017 - 12:45
Last viewed: 4 hours 4 min ago
Total views: 4

PortlandBirdObs: A Knot on the shore near the Trinity House obelisk the only migrant of note at the Bill today https://t.co/2u43WzLSev

Tweet Date:
12/07/2017 - 16:30
Last viewed: 1 day 16 hours ago
Total views: 23

PortlandBirdObs: Moth numbers/variety improved again with a Ni Moth the best immigrant at the Obs https://t.co/DQGdj0Cqv3

Tweet Date:
13/07/2017 - 10:00
Last viewed: 4 hours 4 min ago
Total views: 20

PortlandBirdObs: V few common immigrant moths at the Obs last night so another Splendid Brocade was a bit of a surprise: https://t.co/i6yun7Qdj7

Tweet Date:
16/07/2017 - 10:00
Last viewed: 4 hours 4 min ago
Total views: 19

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