Forum > Identifying Birds > Is This A Merlin?

Webmaster Posted 08-Mar-2017 19:28
Joined:

Posts:
06-Mar-2014

1115
On behalf of Jeannie who sent in an email:-

This is a bird I saw last January and thought it was a Merlin.  Can you confirm for me please.

Report Abuse
 
Hnadicap15 Posted 09-Mar-2017 17:48
Joined:

Posts:
12-Aug-2016

51
Little owl?

Report Abuse
 
Karmann65 Posted 10-Mar-2017 07:55
Joined:

Posts:
04-Jan-2017

65
Sparrowhawk.

Generally speaking, wings are short on a Sparrowhawk and much longer on a Falcon (Merlin, Kestrel)  almost reaching the tail

Report Abuse
 
Jade13213 Posted 04-Apr-2017 12:39
Joined:

Posts:
30-Mar-2017

13
It looks like some sort of owl to me, please google it and let me know if I was wrong.

Report Abuse
 
HawkOwl Web Design