No.407 Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

L=38cm‰@51cmŠ

Rank : 3
Resident
Although weclassify the species as residents at Asakawa River basin, our observationrecords center on autumn to winter. Often seen while the falcon is lookingaround on steel tower along a river or on a bridge. Long pointed wingsduring flight are best field mark of Falconidae family. 

Peregrine Falcon (Adult)

Peregrine Falcon (in Flight 1)

Peregrine Falcon (in Flight 2)