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Fox Kestrel

(Falco alopex)
We found these birds circling the rising smoke of a large grass fire a few kilometres south of Groua hawking the insects and grasshoppers which were being flushed by the advancing flames. Difficult photographic conditions due to smoke and dust. Photographs included since this is quite an uncommon bird.
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