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Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus


Small raptor; 36-49 cm body; 1-1.1 m. wingspan; found on all continents except Antarctica; prefers open spaces; a carnivore it hunts and eats small birds


Can be found anywhere but prefers open spaces and coastal regions where shore birds are plentiful. This one was resting in an overgrown area of a large cultivated garden.

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Spotted on Oct 7, 2013
Submitted on Apr 6, 2014

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