Monthly Archives: September 2017

  • The American kestrel may be one of North America’s smallest birds of prey, but they are still formidable predators. About the size of a mourning dove, kestrels are members of the genus Falco that includes merlins and peregrine falcons. Kestrels prey on grasshoppers, other insects, small rodents, and small birds. They will hunt both meadows […]

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