Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Common Buzzard and Marsh Harrier

harriers detest buzzards and probably with good cause as I had the impression that one local nest was predated by Buzzards in 2017 -- harriers are much more manoeuvrable and agile being smaller with a lighter wing load but Buzzards are heavy weight and persistent -- this female harrier gave the buzzard a few knocks but then gave up

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