National Geographic

@natgeo 3 years ago
Photograph by Stefano Unterthiner @stefanounterthiner.

A young Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni) stands near by its nest. In the background, the famous ‘Sassi’ of Matera: a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1993. Matera holds one of the largest colony of Lesser Kestrel - about a thousand couples nest in the ancient town. 
Follow me @stefanounterthiner to see more images from my personal projects and my work with @natgeo. 
#Sassi #young #Matera #bird #unesco #Italy

Photograph by Stefano Unterthiner @stefanounterthiner . A young Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni) stands near by its nest. In the background, the famous ‘Sassi’ of Matera: a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1993. Matera holds one of the largest colony of Lesser Kestrel - about a thousand couples nest in the ancient town. Follow me @stefanounterthiner to see more images from my personal projects and my work with @natgeo . #Sassi #young #Matera #bird #unesco #Italy