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Guided tours offered daily!

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Our Mission: Saving Wildlife


Learn About Jackson

  • Classification: Bird
  • Species: American Kestral (Falco sparverius)
  • Lifespan in Captivity: 17 yrs
  • Lifespan in the Wild: 10 yrs
  • Wingspan: 1.5 ft
  • Weight: up to 4oz
  • Range in the Wild: Most of United States, excluding far northern latitude
  • Habitat in the Wild: From deserts to forests, prefers open areas
    • Diet in the Wild: songbirds, small rodents, large insects
    • Diet at Wildlife Images: mice, quail
    • Gender: Male

Jackson was brought to Wildlife Images by a member of the public. On admission it was discovered that he had an old fracture in his right wing that had fused incorrectly. Unfortunately, due to this he will never be able to fly. Jackson is being worked with to further include him as members of our education ambassador team.

Visit Us

11845 Lower River Rd., Grants Pass, OR 97526
P.O. Box 36, Merlin OR 97532

Please make a reservation for your tour as you must be accompanied by a tour guide to visit!

  • Hours: 9AM - 5PM
  • Guided Tours: Every hour on the hour
  • Adults $14 | Seniors $12
  • Children (ages 4-13) $7
  • Children ages 3 and under by donation

Our Mission: Saving Wildlife

In this pursuit we aim to:

  • Involve people to share in our mission.
  • Educate people about the personal benefits of taking care of wildlife and the environment entrusted to our care.
  • Inspire people to make positive changes improving the world for wildlife.

We Need Your Help

With over 80 animal ambassadors, and over 1,000 sick injured and orphaned animals brought to our center each year - every dollar counts. We rely solely on people like yourself to support the work we do.

We receive no State or Federal funding and depend entirely on private funds to carry out our Mission.