09 December 2014

• Video: Peregrine Falcon Wreaks Havoc On Pintail Ducks

“USFWS employee captures video of the flock parting like the Red Sea as raptor dives in, attempting to catch a meal at the Colusa National Wildlife Refuge…

”Peregrine falcons, the fastest-flying birds in the world, can dive at 200 mph. That speed, coupled with a pair of strong, sharp talons, makes it rather easy for them to catch ducks or songbirds in midair.

”A flock of pintail ducks seemingly made it even easier for one particular peregrine falcon….”

Please scroll down to the second photo to see video: LinkToVideo

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