Young falcon from Peljesac

Hawk from Peljesac

This is the young falcon (hawk) that was saved by members of  ‘Sveti Ilija’ mountaineering club from Orebic at Peljesac Peninsula.

Once it recuperated from injuries, the falcon was released back to the nature .

3 Responses to “Young falcon from Peljesac”

  • dirk on March 11th, 2009 12:59 am

    what kind of falcon is that, exactly ?

    dirk

  • edita on March 11th, 2009 9:28 am

    dirk:
    i am not sure, i think it is hawk.
    they call it ‘sokol’ here.

  • dirk on March 11th, 2009 1:26 pm

    maybe i found it
    i think it’s a Sparrowhawk (Accipiter Nisus)
    probably a young female

    http://www.davidnorman.org.uk/MRG/More%20odd%20moults.htm

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