Peregrine Falcon anatum/tundrius complex

Peregrine Falcon
Falco peregrinus
NWT List of Species at Risk: 
No status
NWT SARC Assessment: 
Not assessed
Federal Species at Risk Act list: 
Special Concern
COSEWIC Assessment: 
Not at risk
NWT General Status Rank: 
Sensitive
Description: 

The Peregrine Falcon is a dark-coloured crow-sized bird with long pointed wings, black cheek patches and a dark “cap” on its head.

Weight: Females, 760 to 1,200 g (27 to 42 oz); Males, 600 to 800 g (21 to 28 oz)  

Length: 35 to 55 cm (14 to 22 in)

Report Peregrine Falcon sightings to WILDLIFEOBS@gov.nt.ca