12th May 2015 – Poms and Peregrines…

It’s that time of the year again and this morning I had my first opportunity to see if I could catch up with any skuas. I didn’t do too bad considering the tide was already dropping when I arrived – 20 Poms in less than a couple of hours. Happy days.

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Whilst searching for skuas I suddenly became distracted by a commotion on the shore, a Peregrine was chasing down a Collared Dove…

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Inevitably though it was all over for the Dove, and after 3 huge whacks it was game over….

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One Response to 12th May 2015 – Poms and Peregrines…

  1. Carl Baggott says:

    Great set off images of the Peregrine hunting.

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