Busy incubating

Nankeen Kestrels are sitting on eggs at the moment. The female does all the incubating, with the male bringing the majority of the food after hatching until the nestlings are well advanced. The smaller male kestrel was around yesterday, but kept a low profile.

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Female Nankeen Kestrel, Moolort Plains, 27th September 2014.

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II

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III

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IV

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V

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Male Nankeen Kestrel.

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