Kestrel 2013

kestrel 2013

Friends, this pretty bird of prey was photoed at Hawk Ridge this fall as the migration proceeded down south.  Her wing color says she is female and is an American Kestrel, the smallest of the falcons.  She was captured, banded, held in hand for educating the public and turned back into the wild.  so til Tomorrow MJ

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About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on December 7, 2013, in Birds, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Beautiful. Thank you for sharing.

  2. She truly is a beauty.

  3. Stunning shot of this kestrel! I think they are some of the most beautiful and magnificent birds!

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