American kestrel


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Synonyms for American kestrel

small North American falcon

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lagopus) had the greatest index of relative abundance followed by American kestrels (Falco sparverius) and northern harriers (Circus cyaneus).
A red-tailed hawk was noted on one other occasion unsuccessfully attempting to capture a perched American kestrel on San Clemente Island (Institute for Wildlife Studies, unpublished data).
Six species were admitted >30 times to the IRC, Cooper's Hawk (n=57), Red-tailed Hawk (n=163), American Kestrel (n=268), Eastern Screech-Owl (n=165), Great Horned Owl (n=191), and Barred Owl (n=85), and accounted for 94% of the raptors admitted to the center.
uk/wildbuildingsBirds in the Adopt-a-Bird programme include the likes of Scarlet, a red-tailed hawk, and Jessie, an American kestrel (the smallest North American falcon) who fell out of his nest as a baby.
Mice and shrews are an important food source for birds such as the great horned owl, red-tailed hawk, and American kestrel.
Based on flight characteristics, the American kestrel (Falco sparverius) was the raptor species at most risk on Buffalo Ridge.
The American kestrel is the smallest hawk in North America.
In addition to building nesting platforms for ospreys, employees and their families also constructed 30 American Kestrel nest boxes and monitor them on a regular basis.
The cost of this formulation in an American kestrel at the dose evaluated was estimated to be approximately $3.
The female American kestrel was tangled in netting used to hold insulation in place on a roof in North Plains, northwest of Portland.
Landenberger's superb full color paintings of Iowa's bird life ranging from the American Kestrel, to the Snowy Owl, to the Swallow-Tailed Kite, to the American Bald Eagle.
And at Baltimore-Washington International Marshall Airport, planes have suffered substantial damage in collisions with a long-tailed duck, an American kestrel, a snow goose and a great blue heron.
The increase of this woodpecker, the marked decline in the numbers of American kestrel or sparrow hawk and the changing landscape are among the findings in the State of the Birds report released last week by the Massachusetts Audubon Society.
positive (%) Species (presented in taxonomic N order) ([dagger]) RAMP VecTest Pelicaniformes Double Crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus) 1 0 0 Falconiformes Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) 4 0 0 Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) 2 0 0 American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) 1 1 1 Charadriiformes Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis) 1 1 0 Strigiformes Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus) 3 1 0 Passeriformes Eastern Kingbird (Tyrannus tyrannus) 1 0 0 Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) 1 0 0 Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata) 27 24 (88.
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