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Recent observations

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What

Typical Falcons Genus Falco

Date

January 13, 2017 09:12 PM CST

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What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

hfabian

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January 17, 2017 03:08 PM PST

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American Kestrel Falco sparverius

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keeskiwi

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January 17, 2017 11:09 AM PST

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American Kestrel Falco sparverius

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eslone

Date

January 17, 2017 02:55 PM PST

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What

Yellow-headed Caracara Milvago chimachima

Observer

marboo

Date

January 1, 2017 06:54 AM WET

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

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leslie_flint

Date

January 17, 2017 09:53 AM PST

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What

Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway

Date

August 20, 2016 08:02 AM PDT

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Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway

Date

August 16, 2016 03:54 PM PDT

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Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway

Date

July 30, 2016 04:31 PM PDT

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Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway

Date

August 5, 2016 04:49 PM PDT

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Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus

Observer

reddad

Date

December 28, 2016 02:26 PM CET

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

arozee

Date

August 22, 2016 05:32 PM ADT

Description

Hunting shorebirds at Mary's Point, NB

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Description from Wikipedia

The order Falconiformes is a group of about 290 species of birds that contains the diurnal birds of prey. The Falconiformes have long been thought to represent a natural evolutionary grouping, but three recent studies of their DNA suggest that their similarities are convergent. In each study, falcons are related to songbirds and parrots, and the hawks, eagles, and vultures are closer to woodpeckers and kingfishers.

No range data available.
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