Mongolia names falcon as national bird

Posted on 23 October 2012    
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Mongolian government has named the falcon as the national bird of Mongolia. All citizens and organizations have been urged to threat the bird as a symbol of Mongolian history,culture and ideology of protecting nature, and to implement various measures for saving falcons.Since the era of Chingis khaan mongolians have cherished falcons and considered it a symbol of braveness and power. The bird is related to Mongolian history nomadic lifestyle and emperors.
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