Friday, May 23, 2008

Friday Feathers

Are we up for a new quiz? (Won't it be refreshing to see a post from me with no dead, gooey things?)

  • 18 subspecies
  • Nearly global in distribution
  • Does not build a nest
  • Usually vocalizes only during breeding season
  • Was nearly wiped out by a pesticide invented in 1837
  • Wears a "helmet"
Friday Feathers 052308
This one isn't hard, my gentle readers.


Kitt said...

Peregrine falcon?

KatDoc said...


Lisa at Greenbow said...


Lynne said...


donaldthebirder said...

Lucy, Raptor's Peregrine.

The Swami said...

You gave it away with "helmet" I knew you meant cap with ear flaps.

The identity is: Rockey the Flying Squirrel.

Gallicissa said...

It's got be the Peregrine Falcon.

dguzman said...

I was thinking American Kestrel.