New Zealand Falcon

carving: New Zealand falcon

Date: 2015 – 2017

location: Private collections, Alexandra, Ranfurly, NZ.

Photos Eric Schusser, LA

The birds

THE BIRD: Endemic to New Zealand. Falcons are found on all islands. Though often seen more than the likes of Kiwi due to their behavior crosses human activity more often, the falcon population total is actually less than our endangered national bird.