Male Sparrowhawk

Observation - Male Sparrowhawk - UK and Ireland. Description: Male Sparrowhawk initially on ground after failed attack on small flock of House Sparrows who had been eating seed piles on ground. Sparrowhawk then flew to wooden garden fence, where he perched for about 5 minutes, presumably waiting, in vain, for the re

Male Sparrowhawk initially on ground after failed attack on small flock of House Sparrows who had been eating seed piles on ground. Sparrowhawk then flew to wooden garden fence, where he perched for about 5 minutes, presumably waiting, in vain, for the return of his potential prey.