(Common) Buzzard Buteo buteo

Buzzard
Buzzard
The (Common) Buzzard of Eurasia is a medium-large bird of prey with a wingspan of over a metre up to a metre and a half. Its plumage varies from medium to dark brown with white patches.
Buzzard
Buzzard
The white patches vary from mottling (above left) to a white band across the chest/belly (above right) to an all-white front, but usually include white under the outer wing (see flight pictures below)
Buzzard
Buzzard
Buzzard in flight
Buzzard in flight
Buzzard in flight
Buzzard
Buzzard
Buzzard
Soaring and spotting prey (small rodents, lizards, carrion) from high up
Buzzard Swooping to the ground to take prey
Buzzard chased by Crow Crows chasing Buzzard off territory
Buzzard chased by Crows
Buzzard flying over the Chilterns