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Ruffled Peregrine Falcon
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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Ruffled Peregrine Falcon

Taken at the Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge. I spotted a bird in a distant tree, originally thinking it was a hawk. As we drove closer I realized I had just spotted my very first Peregrine Falcon.

TAGS: Bird, California, Raptor, Wildlife

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Riverside, California, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Lilly Hollingsworth.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 29
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 9:06 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7200
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/50
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO140
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PHOTO LOCATION Sacramento, California, United States of America