Aislinn Maestas

Aislinn Maestas
Aislinn Maestas is a Public Affairs Specialist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Albuquerque, NM.

July, 2019

  • 24 July

    Creating a rapport with raptors

    American kestrel fledging. Photo credit: Dave Menke/USFWS.

    Tips for coexisting with urban birds of prey Summer is here and with it comes an increased chance of encountering an urban raptor. Raptors are a category of bird that includes all eagles, falcons, hawks, kites, owls, harriers, osprey and usually vultures. While some of these winged predators are present …