seaside back garden

by Richard
(Worthing)

bird of prey ??

bird of prey ??

bird of prey ??

I saw this on the fence in the back garden, it looks like a bird of prey, what is it ??

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Feb 13, 2015
american kestril NEW
by: Anonymous

American kestril

Jan 05, 2015
bird of prey ID NEW
by: Diane

Its a sparrowhawk

Apr 15, 2014
Thanks all
by: Richard

It was just nice to have a lovely bird in the garden

Apr 15, 2014
HAWK
by: Barbara

It looks like the hawk that comes in my backyard. I am in central Ohio. A Cooper Hawk? But there's no blue in any hawk I've ever seen.

Apr 15, 2014
size
by: Richard

unfortunately it was there for 30 seconds hence the rubbish picture, it was around 9 inches tall, colour seemed blueish, thats it I'm afraid. Just different from the usual seagulls !!

Apr 14, 2014
seaside back garden
by: Brook

Yes, it is a bird of prey but the coloring and size are not detectable in your picture. It is a hawk but different species of hawks can be very difficult to ID. Can you say how big it was and describe it's coloring and markings?

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