Prairie Falcon

Falco mexicanus

ML23413071


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Tyler Funk
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eBird Checklist S27008673
Prairie Ridge State Natural Area (Jasper Co.)
Jasper, Illinois, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 38.9127, -88.1934 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Media notes

Observation details

Large Falcon seen late in the evening flying from east to west just north of the Prairie Chicken Nature Preserve office. The falcon flew west and then banked towards to maintenance shed north of office. The falcon then proceeded east towards the water tower to the east. It was too dark to get good looks at it, but photograph enlarged and lightened shows the malaria stripe and the dark axiliary feathers

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
100 mm
Shutter speed
1/2000 sec
ISO
320
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
36KB
Dimensions
1233 x 877

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