Common Kestrel
Falco tinnunculus
(L 13-15" WS 26-32"
Wt 5.5(m) 6.5(f) oz)
near Burgas
Bulgaria
01Sep2009
Can hover when hunting...widespread
in Europe, Asia and Africa.
Near Kulata
Bulgaria
17May2015
Struma River Valley
Bulgaria
15May2015
Falcons differ from hawks in
often being smaller with lon-
ger, thinner wings.
(R Lederer and C Burr)