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Common Kestrel

Observed: 5th November 2012 By: jonnam318jonnam318’s reputation in Birdsjonnam318’s reputation in Birdsjonnam318’s reputation in Birdsjonnam318’s reputation in Birdsjonnam318’s reputation in Birds
Common Kestrel
Common Kestrel
Common Kestrel
Description:

pointed wings and long tail, hovering above the farmland

Identifications
Species interactions

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Species with which Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) interacts

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swampy's picture

I observe these regularly as

I observe these regularly as I live right next to some farms. This is a typical hunting position. Head remains in the same spot while wings maintain the position.

jonnam318's picture

After it hovered there a

After it hovered there a while, it scooped down and got something but it was too far away from me.