FEATHERY FRIDAY #78
We’re excited for Friday because we’re going to South America to meet today’s bird! We’re on the lookout for a bird of prey, so keep your eyes peeled!
MEET THE BARRED FOREST FALCON!
Range/Habitat: South America/ rainforests-forests
Diet: carnivore: insects, ants, small mammals
Length/Weight: 12-15”/ 5-8 oz
Conservation Status: common
- Barred Forest Falcons have rounded wings.
- They have long slender legs.
- Barred forest falcons hunt from the trees.
- Barred forest falcons do not build nests; they live in tree cavities.
- They live in areas without many humans.
Barred forests falcons are gorgeous small little raptors. The forests are so full of amazing birds! Do you have a favorite?