Black Kite

Milvus migrans

Very rare passage migrant.

BOU Name
Black Kite
Data Required
EBSIP (18,12,30)

Most Recent Records recorded via website

Name Date SiteName Observer Num Notes
Black Kite 25 May 2021 Wix James Davidson 1 First spotted eating a bird or rodent on an electricity pole between Bradfield Road and Spinnels Lane, bird then took off, briefly landed on ground then was pestered by corvids and moved off towards Spinnels Lane then roughly NW along the B1352 towards Bradfield
Black Kite 26 Apr 2021 Danbury Common David Pallash 1 Circled over Danbury Common before heading east. Film footage also caught as was with a camera crew.
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