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"Peregrine Falcon"
Peregrine Falcon:    John J. Audubon, in his 1840 publication "Birds of North America" (vol.1), called the Peregrine Falcon the "Great-Footed Hawk". Thomas Nuttall in his "Manual of Ornithology" (published in 1818) used the name "Common or Wandering Falcon". Coues in ____ also lists "Duck Hawk".

 
Ridgefield Birdfest ...

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Peregrine_falcon, Audubon Raptor talk, Ridgefield Birdfest, Ridgefield, Washington. Gorgeous fall day. Image taken October 6, 2013. Panasonic Lumix FZ200.
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Peregrine_falcon, Audubon Raptor talk, Ridgefield Birdfest, Ridgefield, Washington. Gorgeous fall day. Image taken October 6, 2013. Panasonic Lumix FZ200.


Monthly
January ... Sauvie Island, Oregon ...

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Peregrine Falcon, Sauvie Island, Oregon. Rentenaar Road. Cold crisp sunny winter day. Image taken January 2, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


March ... Powell Butte, Oregon ...

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Peregrine Falcon, Powell Butte, Portland, Oregon. Sunny day heading to high overcast. Image taken March 26, 2016. Canon EOS 7d2, 400mm.


April ... Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington ...

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Peregrine Falcon, Steigerwald Lake NWR, Washington. Image taken April 2, 2012. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


July ... Baskett Slough NWR, Oregon ...

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Peregrine Falcon, Baskett Slough NWR, Oregon. Image taken July 15, 2013. Canon EOS 7d, 400mm.


August ... Ridgefield NWR, Washington ...

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Peregrine Falcon. Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, River "S" Unit. Image taken, August 15, 2010.

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October ... Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio ...

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Peregrine Falcon, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio. Towpath Trail, Boston Store Visitor Center. Morning gray and overcast and afternoon sun breaks. Image taken October 17, 2012. Canon Rebel T1i, 200mm.



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