Adult Male American Kestrel
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|This is another of the birds rescued by the Virginia Nature Conservancy. Its such a beautiful bird I thought it would be nice to share this picture even though not captured in the wild.|
It is the smallest of the North American Raptors. The male is more colorful than the female. The prey on small animals like mice and also small birds. For reasons not understood, the population in the Eastern US is declining rapidly
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- [2017-02-24 23:44]
Very beautiful photo..