Peregrine Falcons are females being considerably larger than males.The Peregrine is renowned for its speed, reaching over 322 km/h (200 mph) during its characteristic hunting stoop (high speed dive),making it the fastest member of the animal kingdom. According to a National Geographic program, the highest measured speed of a Peregrine Falcon is 389 km/h (242 mph).
Two fantastic images Joe,these are one of my favorite Falcons.ReplyDelete
Love seeing these,one of life's joys.
Fantastic pictures have been following them on the webcam on Norwich Cathedral...amazing bird .thanks Joe.ReplyDelete