NT4936 : A female sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)

taken 6 years ago, near to Galashiels, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

A female sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)
A female sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)
This bird of prey was on a clothes pole in my back garden for about ten minutes before flying off. A few spots of blood on the tail feathers would indicate that it had made a recent kill.
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Date Taken
Monday, 11 April, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 April, 2016
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4942 3638 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:37.1019N 2:48.2788W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 4941 3636
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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