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Falconer Helen Macdonald Takes Goshawk Out for Test Flight

Clip: Season 36 Episode 4 | 2m 16s Video has closed captioning.

Author and falconer Helen Macdonald takes her new goshawk Lupin out for a first test flight. As a precaution, the hawk is tethered with a long line of braided cotton called a creance and outfitted with a radio transmitter should it fly out of sight.

Aired: 11/01/17

Rating: NR

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