Category Archives: Falconiformes

More Kestrels


Falconiformes

Place: Taranto, Puglia, Italy
Dates: 11 June 2016.





Place: Riverside Countrypark, Gillingham, Kent
Dates: 4 July 2016.





Place: Shapwick Moor, Somerset Levels
Dates: 11 October 2016.


[Falco tinnunculus, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common kestrel]

The sound of the kestrel (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the kestrel across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Red-necked Falcon


Falconiformes

Place: Chobe National Park, Botswana
Date: 25 August 2012.




[Falco chicquera, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Red-necked falcon]

The sound of the red-necked falcon (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Bram Piot)

Hovering Kestrel


Falconiformes

Place: Tintagel, Cornwall
Dates: 29 August 2016.







[Falco tinnunculus, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common kestrel]

The sound of the kestrel (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the kestrel across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Merlin


Falconiformes

Place: National Botanic Garden of Wales, Carmarthenshire
Dates: 25 July 2016.




[Falco columbarius, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Merlin (bird)]

The sound of the merlin (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Tayler Brooks)

Distribution of the merlin across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Black Caracara


Falconiformes

Place: Caerphilly Castle, Caerphilly
Date: 30 July 2016.




[Daptrius ater, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Black caracara]

The sound of the black caracara (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist John V. Moore)

Kestrel in Flight


Falconiformes

Place: Lundy Island
Date: 10 August 2016.




Place: Lundy Island
Date: 13 August 2016.



[Falco tinnunculus, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Common kestrel]

The sound of the kestrel (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Marco Dragonetti)

Distribution of the kestrel across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).

Peregrine Falcon Chick


Falconiformes

Place: National Botanic Garden of Wales, Carmarthenshire
Date: 25 July 2016.



[Falco peregrinus, Family Falconidae, Order Falconiformes, Wikipedia Entry: Peregrine falcon]

The sound of the peregrine falcon (borrowed from the Xeno-Canto website, recordist Adrian Shenton)

Distribution of the peregrine falcon across the British Isles (borrowed from the Bird Atlas Mapstore).