Rare Saker Falcon - Click To Enlarge

Rare Saker Falcon

The population was estimated to be between 7,200 and 8,800 mature individuals in 2004. In the United States there are several captive breeding projects. There are currently several successful breeding projects by falconers in Canada. The most dramatic decline of the saker falcon in Asia has been in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. In contrast, a strongly protected and relatively large population persists in Hungary.

Rare Saker Falcon - Click To Enlarge
Rare Saker Falcon – Click To Enlarge

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