kestrel4

kestrel4

Observation - kestrel4 - UK and Ireland. Description: The bird sat in a hawthorn tree, high on the hillside, for several minutes - an excellent vantage point. Initial thoughts were kestrel, but not sure. Could it be a merlin?

The bird sat in a hawthorn tree, high on the hillside, for several minutes - an excellent vantage point. Initial thoughts were kestrel, but not sure. Could it be a merlin?