Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus


Uncommon but increasing winter visitor, passage migrant and breeding resident; first bred 1998.



BOU Name
Peregrine Falcon
Data Required
All records. Age/sex.
Status
Scarce 
Category

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Peregrine Falcon 23 Sep 2019 Abberton Reservoir Steve Grimwade 1 Juvenile female
Peregrine Falcon 21 Sep 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir Mark Gregory 1 west bank; smaller than raven when briefly together
Peregrine Falcon 21 Sep 2019 Stow Marsh Alan Shearring 1 high over Brandy Hole
Peregrine Falcon 20 Sep 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir Andrew Cox 2 Looked to be a pair
Peregrine Falcon 20 Sep 2019 Hanningfield Reservoir David Hale 2 Assumed pair sparring with Sparrowhawk. One bird later, attempting to take a Teal in front of Rawl hide.
Peregrine Falcon 19 Sep 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea Andrew Cox 1
Peregrine Falcon 15 Sep 2019 Bradwell Bird Observatory (BBO) Graham Smith 1
Peregrine Falcon 13 Sep 2019 Wat Tyler CP, Pitsea David Hale 2 1 Bird plucking Starling low on salt marsh pylon.
Peregrine Falcon 12 Sep 2019 Abberton Reservoir Paul Kingston 1 Seen from Wigborough hide along far bank and then coming around to unsuccessfully to catch waders/ducks in Wig bay
Peregrine Falcon 10 Sep 2019 Abberton Reservoir David Hale 2 Pair. Hunting around pump station. Failed attempt to take a Wood Pigeon.
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