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A river choked with hawks

2017-10-05 - 9:39 p.m.

Huge day. 156,000 broad wing hawks, 73 peregrine falcons, & more. A great moment when a peregrine dropped by to catch & eat a pigeon. She zoomed in from a distance where the prey never could've seen it coming.

Here's my photo from after the kill: peregrine falcon with pigeon

The ever amazing Don B. captured a shot with the peregrine flying with her newly caught prey, but I'm not sure he wants me to publish it into the wilds of the internet. We saw this bird come into town, land briefly on a cell phone tower to check out the situation, then apparently she picked out a pigeon in the main town over a mile away because she zoomed right by us to make the kill and then carry it whole back to the tower...

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