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Sparrowhawk

Observed: 10th October 2011 By: lynda07lynda07’s reputation in Birdslynda07’s reputation in Birdslynda07’s reputation in Birdslynda07’s reputation in Birds
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Species with which Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) interacts

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leenestofvipers's picture

wow

That is a stunning sparrowhawk pic.

lynda07's picture

Thank you - I was a bit

Thank you - I was a bit surprised to see it to be honest! I don't think the Goldfinches will be very happy!

Lynda

Ray Turner's picture

Goldfinches ...

... are there any left?? Looks quite full to me.

Ray

Jeff Rothwell's picture

Wow that must have been a

Wow that must have been a surprise to see it in the garden like that!

lynda07's picture

Yes it was a surprise and

Yes it was a surprise and quite ironic as I had just returned from a long weekend in Yorkshire, birdwatching - and the best sighting was when I got home in my own back garden! It sat there for around 15 minutes and only moved as I went outside to try and get a better photo.
Luckily we still have plenty of Goldfinches around too!

Lynda