Audio & Video Clips

An introduction: Red Kite Chicks in Holding Pen - June 2008

01/01/09

The holding pen, located in the Chilterns, is currently home to more than a dozen chicks. ...more

Red Kite takes an interest in the camera!

24/06/08

This red kite took an interest in the camera ...more

Red Kite eating mouse

24/06/08

Part of their diet consisted of mice. ...more

Kites becoming more active

24/06/08

As the days passed by, the kites became increasingly active ...more

Feeding Time

24/06/08

The kites were fed twice a day on a diet of ...more

Irritable Kite Nr. 2

22/06/08

A similar attack happens again ...more

Irritable Kite

22/06/08

Take a look at the kite on the perch ...more

Playing with foliage

20/06/08

One kite amused himself playing with some foliage ...more

Kite falls off perch!

20/06/08

It was the middle of the night, and all was quiet. ...more

Sleeping during the night

17/06/08

Here is an example of the kites behaviour during the night. ...more

Preening on the perch

17/06/08

The birds are really enjoying the latest perch installed ...more

General Activity

16/06/08

Video footage showing some relaxed general activity in the holding pen ...more

Wing Flapping

12/06/08

An important part of the chicks development, is exercising their wings ...more

Preening kite

11/06/08

An example of a kite preening ...more