TITLE

FIGHT or FLIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Dave
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Dec2009, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A photo essay which documents the attack of a peregrine falcon on a snowy owl that had wandered on the beach where the falcon stood guard over the carcass of a gull is presented.
ACCESSION #
47181493

 

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