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  1. Black Kite in flight

    Black Kite in flight

    Black Kite is a scavenger, but sometimes it catches insects, froges etc.
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    black kite

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    black kite

  4. Black necked Stork : inflight : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Black necked Stork : inflight : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari

    Black-necked Stork ... ... soaring ... a globally threatened species ... A Black Kite follows the Stork briefly ... checking out the big guy from above ... Nazafgarh Wetland Delhi-Gurugram Border !0 January 2018
  5. Raptor-192

    Raptor-192

    Numero uno ... ... numerically ___________________ Black Kite Delhi India
  6. Following

    Following

    Two Black Kite followed us down the river, like a high escort, this gave me a chance to isolate some from all the other birds so that I could actually make out that they were Black Kite! Well, I'm pretty sure they are LOL
  7. Black Kite

    Black Kite

    Black Kite
  8. The Birds

    The Birds

    Then we were finally off on the boat trip on the famous Murray River. Sadly for a short while at the beginning of the tour we were harassed by some youngsters in a boat, but they gave up in the end. Then we reached a spot where we were shown a Canoe Tree on the bank (Google it LOL). The Birds...
  9. Black Kite in flight

    Black Kite in flight

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    black kite

  11. No table manners

    No table manners

    I just didn't realise, taking a series of pictures of a Black Kite flying alongside us. The last picture showed him eating something that he had in his talons. This is a very heavy crop.
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    black kite

    Several black kites were hunting over a freshly harvested field. They seemed to go for voles, which might actually have been killed by the mower.
  13. Riding the thermals

    Riding the thermals

    We went to the town of Blinman and I was surprised to see another Emu there, walking across the road as if he owned the town!!! We went to the hotel for lunch (the Pub in the Scrub) as it's affectionately known. In there was information about the Cazneux Tree... a very old gum tree standing...
  14. Roadside kite

    Roadside kite

    Things went a bit downhill after that.... I made even more of a mess of the next few birds and we started on the walk back to the cabins... it became a bit of a trudge in the heat and after a bit both Adrienne and I were falling to bits. So Peter bravely set off on his own to get the car and...
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    Black vs Yellow billed Kite

    How fast does Yellow-billed kite develop a full yellow bill? These 3 black kite types photographed in the Gambia in feb 2019. With lack of any greyish tinge on head, and the bottom right kite having only faint blackish bill I assume these to be 1st winter Yellow-billed kites? Please correct me...
  16. Raptor - 133

    Raptor - 133

    Numerically the top raptor in the world ... Highly skillful in the sky ... ... and very fond of aerobatics ... regularly engaging in friendly aerial jousts among themselves ... not briefly ... but for extended duration Looking equally impressive on the ground as well ...
  17. Raptor - 124

    Raptor - 124

    Raptor - 124 It was a good opportunity to compare the sizes of these Raptors on field ... Egyptian Vulture Adult and immature Black Kite __________ Rampur Uttar Pradesh India
  18. Black kite

    Black kite

    with a mouse from a freshly mowed meadow. Three Spotted flycatchers where here this afternoon. No more nesting activity. One big problem for nesting birds in this area is that the corvids permanently return to this place because people feed them.
  19. Black kite

    Black kite

    Frequently forages in urban areas, rubbish dumps, aquatic habitats, and grassland, but usually avoids heavily forested areas (ebird).
  20. Black kite

    Black kite

    With a mouse chunk from a mowed meadow.
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    black kite

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    black kite

  23. Black in the blue

    Black in the blue

    With still an hour to go before dinner at the hotel and wondering how to fill in the time, I suggested we stop by the river and see if we could get access to it. It was one of my better suggestions, we found a parking area beside the bridge. As we tried to get a feel for the place I spotted a...
  24. black kite

    black kite

    several hunting over a freshly ploughed field
  25. Black, but not what we looked for....

    Black, but not what we looked for....

    .... but it'll do very nicely. Hans got word that a Black-breasted Buzzard had been seen, so off we set for the location deep into the reserve. We thought we found the nesting tree, but no sign of the buzzard. However, not all lost, as we found a Whistling Kite in flight and also this Black Kite.
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