Grey is the new black

By |2020-05-16T15:20:12+02:00May 16th, 2015|Birds|

In April, Aden Gower photographed a young Lanner Falcon mantling over its prey - but what was the prey species? Turns out it is something quite unusual - a melanistic Gabar Goshawk. Read on for the full story, and some insights into colour aberrations and the biology behind them.