Wednesday, March 27, 2013

The Origin of Species: American Kestrel

In order to reproduce you need a good nest. Kestrels are tricky in that they switch sites from year-to-year. This time of year is a perfect opportunity to find them house shopping in every neighborhood. Listen for their calls. First the male inspects last years scrape. Kestrel Krib Kestrel Krib 2 Starling Killer She gives the final inspection. The Origin of Kestrels Origin of Kestrels Looks like we may have a winner! Kestrel Contrast Lots of prey around too! Kestrel vs Starlings

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Breathtaking and inspiring!

Yojimbot said...

Thanks, glad u like!