Peregrine Falcon

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Peregrine Falcon

Postby jstlouis on Mon May 07, 2012 4:56 pm

We looked out our living room window this afternoon and saw a dark shape in the tree where we regularly see a variety of hawks and falcons. Too big to be a Merlin or Kestrel, I dismissed it as a small RTH. But then my hubby asked, "Do red-tails have dark cheek patches?" So out came the camera for an ID shot (and crappy ID shots, at that), and this was the result:

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This is a new one for our neck of the woods, so we were pretty excited. :)
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Re: Peregrine Falcon

Postby kellie on Sun May 20, 2012 6:56 am

Congrats on the AMAZING yard bird! Well done! And thanks for sharing. :D
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