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Perigrine Falocon

Falco perigrinus

Description:

Dark crown and nape forming helmet, back grey, and chest cream with black spots

Habitat:

Coastal beaches, marshes, prairies

Notes:

This peregrine is a non releasable education bird living at Audubon Center for Birds of Prey. She had just finished receiving her yearly health check. Peregrines are only found in Florida during the winter migration (October- April). They also do not nest in Florida, the only falcons who do are Kestrels and Caracaras.

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MattMassey
MattMassey 9 years ago
Peregrine Falcon
Falco peregrinus


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2 Comments

ChristyHolland
ChristyHolland 9 years ago

Gorgeous girl!! I work with raptors and it is a wonderful feeling to see them so close!!! (our website - www.birds-of-prey.org)

Django
Django 9 years ago

How and where? If this is your job I must have it

Sam5
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Sam5

Maitland, Florida, USA

Spotted on Aug 16, 2011
Submitted on Aug 16, 2011

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