BBC Blogs - Springwatch - Wing Tips: Identifying our birds of prey
Bird of Prey - Red Kite - Milvus milvus,by The red kite is a medium-large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors such as eagles, buzzards, and harriers.
Red kite with snack
My favourite bird of prey. See them often driving through Oxfordshire but saw one today near the Heath where I live in Dorset.
"Red kites are well and truly back. That red kites can be now seen in several areas, however, does not make it any less special to enjoy these long-winged raptors in their core domain of Powys. And nowhere is more spectacular than at Gigrin Farm.