The American Kestrel is the smallest and most delicate-looking of our falcons, with long wings and a long tail. Its head is blue, brown, and white. Males are brightly colored, with reddish-brown backs, slate-blue wings streaked with black, and tan breasts with black spots. The male’s head is blue and brown, and both sexes have bold, black eyespots at the napes of their necks. Females are brown streaked with black on the back, and white streaked with brown on the breast. The female has multiple bands on her tail. Both sexes have two bold, vertical face stripes.

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Saturday, April 2, 2016 233 Pork Point Rd Bowdoinham ME United States
Friday, January 13, 2017 963€“989 Sawyer St South Portland ME United States
Friday, February 23, 2018 2680€“2698 Sunset Ave San Diego CA United States
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