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Sparrowhawk prey ID from feathers UK (1 Viewer)


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A female sparrowhawk flew in to my garden in lowland central Scotland carrying prey earlier today. I didn't get a good look as I was trying not to disturb it. I went to have look at the feathers it left and they look really distinctive but I can't think what they're from. The longest feather in the picture is at least 6 cm, the others are probably more like 3 cm. The location is suburban with fields very nearby.
Any ideas?


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