Interaction of Short-eared Owl, Kestrel and H e n Harrier over pipit prey I read with interest the note by T. M. Clegg and D. S. Henderson (Brit. Birds, 64: 317-318) on a Kestrel Falco tinnunculus taking prey from a Short-eared Owl Asia flammeus. At 09.40 hours on 21st July 1968, on a moor in south-west Scotland, I saw a Shorteared Owl about 30 to 40 feet up persistently chasing a Meadow Pipit Ant...

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