Black Redstart and raptor action
A day out in the field in the South Downs yesterday was packed with surprises and special encounters.
First up was a peach of a male Black Redstart in a horse paddock near Chilgrove.
This adult male Black Redstart was a nice surprise in a horse paddock
Then we watched a young Goshawk fend off a Raven over a tract of forest down the track while listening to Woodlarks singing above us.
A young Goshawk appeared over the forest
The Goshawk had to fend off a Rav