Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

ML256839561



eBird Checklist S72631198
Ocean Beach County Park
Santa Barbara, California, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 34.691, -120.6004 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Media notes

Juvenile Peregrine Falcon chasing a Short-billed Dowitcher at Ocean Beach County Park, Santa Barbara County, CA

Observation details

Juvenile. Observed it swoop down on a flock of dowitchers nearly catching one as they flushed in panic. The shorebird was hit just as it lifted, flipped over and tumbled on the mud but quickly flew off and was able to escape

Technical Information

Model
Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens model
EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
f-stop
f/9.0
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/500 sec
ISO
160
Flash
Flash did not fire
Original file size
1,297KB
Dimensions
2000 x 1333

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