Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Sparrowhawk - Accipiter Nisus


 

Date spotted: 2nd May 2012 - 1pm
Location: Newton Park Lake/Seven Acre Wood - Zone 1,2+5
Observation: Male 'Sparrowhawk' sat in puddle, walked towards him, he flew off and landed in nearby tree (shown in picture). 
Weather: Cloudy, Some Wind, Warm
Other Species: Blue Tit, Great Tit, Chaffinch, Yellowhammer, Whitethroat, Blackbird, Magpie, Wood Pigeon, Sparrowhawk, Long-Tailed Tit, Buzzard, Skylark, Crow, Little Owls, Grey Heron, Mallard, Coot, Moorhen, Mute Swan, Barn Swallows, Starling, Collared Dove, Pheasant.
 

1 comment:

  1. Sparrowhawk was seen in campsite about 500yds from my home ,lots of wood pigeons and tits in small wooded area,saw him chase pigeon but not catch .:(

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