Common Buzzard
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Taken at Strathclyde Park on 17th February 2018 using Nikon D5200          
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.

Taken at Hogganfield Loch  on 21st April 2017 using Nikon D5200         
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Full width!
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Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 7th June 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Musselburgh on 20th January 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Tarbet, Lairg on 3rd October 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 12th December 2014 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 10th September 2015 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Common Buzzard.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Buteo buteo.
Falconiformes.
Accipitridae.

Site Of Nest:
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Eggs:
Trees in woods.
Twigs lined with moss and bracken.
Small mammals, such as voles and rabbits,
but also birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects and worms.

Dark brown above and below. The breast is barred
and the underside of the wings and tail are pale.
There can be a pale band on the breast. The tail is lightly barred.
51 to 57 cms
100 to 130 cms
Late March. 1 clutch
2-5 white with brown or purple blotchesc.
Voice: