Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)

Very common raptor throughout the UK and instantly recognisable when hunting as it heads into the wind and hovers in search of voles etc.

Kestrel female Titterstone Clee 4 9 10 IMG_6586

Kestrel juv female Titterstone Clee 4 9 10  IMG_6586



Kestrel female Titterstone Clee 4 9 10 IMG_6587

Kestrel juv female Titterstone Clee 4 9 10 IMG_6587



Kestrel hover side on Titterstone Clee 4 9 10 IMG_6521

Kestrel female hover side on  Titterstone Clee 4 9 10 IMG_6521



Kestrel female VP 29 9 08 IMG_2556

Kestrel female VP 29 9 08 IMG_2556



Kestrel female VP 29 9 08 IMG_2571_filtered

Kestrel female VP 29 9 08 IMG_2571_filtered



Kestrel landing Parkgate 17 10 09 IMG_5996_filtered

Kestrel landing Parkgate 17 10 09  IMG_5996_filtered



Kestrel pair VP 1 11 09 IMG_7450

Kestrel pair VP 1 11 09 IMG_7450



Kestrel pair VP 1 11 09 IMG_7452_filtered

Kestrel pair VP 1 11 09 IMG_7452_filtered



Kestrel male VP 1 11 09 Raw edit IMG_7380

Kestrel male VP 1 11 09 Raw edit IMG_7380



Kestrel male Eyebrook Reservoir 27 2 10 IMG_6974

Kestrel male Eyebrook Reservoir 27 2 10 IMG_6974



Kestrel hover Parkgate 17 10 09 IMG_5905

Kestrel  hover Parkgate 17 10 09 IMG_5905



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