Posted by: Dan | October 14, 2010

Red-footed Falcon

Red-footed falcon male brings vole prey to female in nestbox

Red-footed Falcon
Μαυροφάλκονο
(Falco vespertinus)
Credit: Wild Wonders of Europe / Varesvuo / naturepl.com

The most numerous falcon species which passes through Cyprus each Autumn is the Red-Footed Falcon. On a bad day in early October, you might see 4 or 5 of these falcons even if you’re in the right area; on a good day, 100.


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