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American Kestrel

Flaco sparverius

Description:

Small hawk with lots of colors with two distinct black stripes on their face.

Habitat:

Mostly around open land and country.

Notes:

Five or six kestrels flying around the fields at Sandy Point.

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4 Comments

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 2 years ago

Love your second picture!

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

Lovely!

bjohnson
bjohnson 2 years ago

Thank you christyholland - they were so much fun to chase around and watch.

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 2 years ago

Beautiful pics! Kestrels are so adorable! Nice spotting!

Maine, USA

Lat: 43.72, Long: -70.12

Spotted on Apr 9, 2012
Submitted on Apr 10, 2012

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