⇄SuchrichtungÜbersetzung für 'hen harrier' von Englisch nach Deutsch
NOUN   a hen harrier | hen harriers
SYNO Circus cyaneus | hen harrier | marsh hawk | ...
hen harrier [Br.] [Circus cyaneus]
Kornweihe {f} [Greifvogel]
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Übersetzung für 'hen harrier' von Englisch nach Deutsch

hen harrier [Br.] [Circus cyaneus]
Kornweihe {f} [Greifvogel]orn.T
Anwendungsbeispiele Englisch
  • These, together with abundant small mammals are prey for wintering hen harrier, merlin and short-eared owl.
  • Despite measures to prevent bird strikes, the northern part of Erdinger Moos is still an important habitat for birds, especially for grassland birds such as northern lapwing, Eurasian curlew or rare winter visitors such as the hen harrier.
  • In winter, the hen harrier is a bird of open country, and will then roost communally, often with merlins and marsh harriers.
  • The moors are habitat for ground nesting birds, including the hen harrier, which has generated controversy for potential conflict with grouse shoot management.
  • Other birds which can be seen include peregrine falcon, merlin, hen harrier, short-eared owl and ring ouzel.
  • It is also excellent for wintering birds of prey such as hen harrier, peregrine and merlin.
  • The hen harrier "Circus cyaneus" is an occasional winter visitor.
  • The word "Circus" is derived from the Ancient Greek "kirkos", referring to a bird of prey named for its circling flight ("kirkos", "circle"), probably the hen harrier.
  • Birds of prey found in the Flow Country include the buzzard and hen harrier.
  • The area qualifies as a Special Protection Area because it contains breeding and wintering hen harrier, merlin, peregrine falcon, short-eared owl and European golden plover.
  • Illegal persecution has limited populations of rare raptors such as northern goshawk, peregrine and hen harrier.
  • The Pumlumon area is also important for breeding, wintering and feeding bird fauna particularly hen harrier, merlin, short-eared owl and red and black grouse, and a number of Red Data Book and UK BAP invertebrates.
  • The number of grouse moors in Northern England is a major threat to natural predators, which are often killed by gamekeepers to protect grouse, and as a result, the Cumbria Wildlife Trust describes the North's moors as a "black hole" for the endangered hen harrier.
  • It mainly moorland and is managed by the Royal Society for Protection of Birds for upland birds such as black grouse and hen harrier.
  • The Muirkirk & North Lowther Uplands Special Protection Area was set up to protect the populations of breeding hen harrier (Circus cyaneus), golden plover (Pluvialis apricaria), merlin (Falco columbarius), peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus) and short-eared owl (Asio flammeus).
  • This mountain range is an important breeding ground for two endangered species, the red grouse and the hen harrier; cuckoo, nightjar, crossbill, buzzard and grasshopper warbler can also be seen.
  • Cobham's first book, "A Sparrowhawk's Lament: How British Breeding Birds of Prey Are Faring", was published in 2014; his next book, "Bowland Beth: The Life of an English Hen Harrier", a study of the persecution of the hen harrier on the grouse moors of the Forest of Bowland, was published in 2017.
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