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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

sfarrell

Date

September 12, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

February 16, 2014

Description

Coordinates are approximate.
Bad picture but this was the first record of this species in the reserve.

Photos / Sounds

What

American Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus ssp. anatum

Observer

asemerdj

Date

September 14, 2014 09:02 AM PDT

Description

Saw it dive on a tern, fall with it in it's talons, drop it into the ocean then leave it to perch on a cliff

see obs: http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/875881

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Kestrel Falco tinnunculus

Observer

ani

Date

September 3, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 9, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eurasian Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) Falco tinnunculus

Observer

lungta

Date

September 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

mooneyse

Date

September 13, 2014 02:56 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Merlin Falco columbarius

Observer

anomalocaris

Date

September 13, 2014 09:00 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Merlin Falco columbarius

Observer

onondagaaudubon

Date

September 13, 2014 09:16 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

onondagaaudubon

Date

September 13, 2014 09:15 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway

Observer

quimera

Date

September 12, 2014 05:50 PM COT

Description

laguna de Magdalena, Magdalena, Jalisco.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

greglasley

Date

September 12, 2014
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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.