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Old Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 10:41   #1
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Although this guy passed quite fast, my strong impression was that it was a small falcon, not of peregrine size. But mustaches make me bummed. Photographed on November 24 in Galveston, TX (over tidal marsh).
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Old Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 11:00   #2
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juvenile Peregrine, males can be pretty small but look at these talons
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