Fact Of The Day – Their Speed…

The Peregrine is famous for its speed, reaching over 200 mph during its typical hunting stoop, making it the fastest animal in the world. According to a National Geographic program, the highest measured speed of a Peregrine Falcon was 242 mph (that is nearly as fast as the fastest road legal car!)

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Female Peregrine Going Into a Stoop

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