Mongolia’s national bird, the Saker Falcon, is featured on the 2016 release of the immensely popular Mongolian Wildlife Protection series. The species is the second largest falcon of the world and an unsurpassed aerial hunter.
Like all birds of prey, Saker Falcons have incredible eyesight and can spot potential prey from miles away. The majestic, yet elegant head of the falcon with its piercing eyes comes to life in a never before seen high relief, using smartminting technology. It ushers in a new era of the Wildlife Protection series.