Grey bird orange face

by Maggie Stwevenson
(Nottingham England)

Size of a pigeon, grey body, orange face. Grey tail with white trim on edge feather. Seen in bush which was approx 7ft tall in Gedling Nottingham England

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Nov 12, 2017
grey bird orange face
by: Brook

Thanks for letting us know, very interesting bird

Nov 07, 2017
The Bird is a Sparrow Hawk
by: Anonymous

This bird has now been identified as a male sparrowhawk by Mark Speck from The Nottingham Wildlife Trust. This bird had a very orange face but Mark told me what to look at and sure enough, it was the bird I saw.

Thanks Mark


Nov 05, 2017
grey bird orange face
by: Brook


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