Red Kite

Red Kites FAQ:

Wingspan:up to 1.7 metres (5 feet 7 inches). Females are larger than males who are typically 1.44 metres (4 feet 8.5 inches across.
Length: 24-26 in.

Weight:
Male, 28 to 42 oz.
Female, 35 to 56 oz.

Breeding:
Sexual Maturity: 2 to 3 years.
Breeding Season: April to July
Fledging: 45 to 50 days
Incubation: 28 to 30 days.
Number of Eggs laid: 1 to 3

Lifestyle:
Pairs of life.
Courtship occurs annually.

Diet: Small mammals and birds, carrion,and fish.
Life Span: Usually 4 to 5 years, but individuals have lived to 26 years.

More Pictures on my Flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/10221816@N05/


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