6 Types of Falcons in California

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California falcons are not just found in California, and they represent the diverse and widespread population of California’s top predators.

California is home to all six species of falcon that exist in North America: peregrine, prairie, merlin, gyrfalcon, saker, and kestrel. You can find these birds on California’s coastlines, deserts, and mountains.

Peregrine Falcon