Falconer Helen Macdonald Takes Goshawk Out for Test Flight
Clip: Season 36 Episode 4 | 2m 16s
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: 11/01/17Video has closed captioning.