Bird Feathers -
The website to help you identify molted feathers and pluckings

Now and again you can find molted feathers or a complete set of plucked feathers.
That's what a predator leaves behind after a bird meal.
Which bird or animal did that?
Perhaps you will be able to find the answer on this website about bird feathers and pluckings.

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The website is created in German but some parts of this is translated into English.
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  • Modifications to Common Shelduck, European Scops-Owl, Little Owl, Hooded Crow, Cetti's Warbler, European Stonechat
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