|Copyright: Chris Kucenski (chrisemt74)
|Date Taken: 2008-08-26|
|Camera: Nikon D40X|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2008-09-28 17:50|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|The American Kestrel is the most common falcon in the continental US. They are commonly 9 to 12 inches long. When nervous or agitated, they make a "klee-klee-klee" sound.|
When perches are not available, kestrels "hover-hunt". Diet includes small birds, mammals and large insects.
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