Albino Peregrine Falcon

hawk chick

This little guy is a carcara falcon nesting in my yard.

I found an interesting article on the rare albino peregrine falcon only found in Patagonia. Someone tried to smuggle 4 eggs out of the country but was arrested and the eggs returned. It has a somewhat happy ending! See the link below.

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jan/28/rare-falcon-egg-seized-from-smuggler-hatches-and-is-returned-to-wild-in-chile

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