Category Archives: BIRD FAMILIES

Descriptions of bird families sans Latin, comparisons between similar families.

Kestrels, the Smallest Falcon

Click on any photo to get a larger image, use your back button to return. Often mistaken for a Hawk, the Kestrel is too small for a Hawk. This beautiful bird, a young adult male Kestrel, is the smallest in … Continue reading

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Ravens and Crows

Ravens may “Quoth” and Crows may steal food, but other than that, how do you tell them apart? Continue reading

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What Kind of Hawk is That?

There are dozens of Hawks but what is the most common Hawk ? Continue reading

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