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Ottawa, Michigan, United States
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Falconiformes > Falconidae

Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

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Large, powerful raptor that feeds mainly on birds captured in flight. Found across the globe. Chases prey down at high speeds with continuous powerful wingbeats. Becoming increasingly common, especially in cities where they can nest on tall buildings and feed on pigeons. Also, frequents mudflats and open areas with shorebirds.

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