Male American Kestrel (and a meadowlark with a death wish)

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After all the time I’ve spent in the field watching and photographing birds and their behaviors I still occasionally see something that surprises me. […]

American Kestrel – An Unusual View Of The Alulae (bastard wings)

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Recently I photographed a male American Kestrel in the middle of a wing-stretch and that pose really put his alulae on display. […]