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.

8 comments:

Kitt said...

Peregrine falcon?

KatDoc said...

Osprey?

Lisa at Greenbow said...

PEFA

Lynne said...

Kestral?

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.