The Hawfinch is a passerine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. Its closest relatives are the Evening Grosbeak from North America and the Hooded Grosbeak from Central America especially Mexico. ~ photo by Tom Kruissink
A male American Kestrel (Falco sparverius). Did you know that American Kestrels are one of the few raptors that display sexual dimorphism in their plumage? That means you can tell the gender of an American Kestrel just by looking at its feathers!