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Observed: 1st January 2010 By: BatnoviceBatnovice’s reputation in BirdsBatnovice’s reputation in Birds
Description:

Kestrel / windhover hunting over grassland

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) interacts

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kestrel description

Your observation that it was hovering confirms this as a kestrel. Buzzards will also hover but are much less skilled at it and have to beat their wings laboriously, rather than flutter.

Bob Ford