Black Kite (Milvus migrans)

A migratory Kite, it arrives during February and stays until late September. Although appreciably smaller than a Red Kite, it is aggressive and will mob other raptors for their prey. One of the pictures below shows the size difference between a Black Kite and a Booted Eagle. Where found Black Kites are usually abundant.

Birding in Portugal

Quinta do Barranco da Estrada
7665-880 Santa Clara a Velha
Portugal

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Santa Clara-a-Velha Portugal

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