Merlin

Falco columbarius Order: Falconiformes Family: Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)
Falco columbarius Order: Falconiformes Family: Falconidae (Falcons and Caracaras)

This noisy falcon has become more urbanized in recent decades, nesting in old crow nests and picking off birds visiting backyard feeding stations.

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