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Saturday, September 8, 2012

Camera captures raptors, Southern Alberta

Merlin Falcon
© Richard Schear, August, 2012

Swainson's Hawk
© Richard Schear, August, 2012

Golden Eagle
© Richard Schear, August, 2012
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9 comments:

Kay said...

That Merlin Falcon actually has a more benign look to him. Maybe that's why it's named for the wizard?

Powell River Books said...

Oh, so dry! But seeing a small critter running on the ground must be easier that way. - Margy

bailey-road.com said...

Beautiful birds of prey!

chubskulit said...

Love that first shot! Visiting from Camera Critters.

Green Bug
Have a great weekend.

Gemma Wiseman said...

Such grand birds to watch both in flight and at rest! Amazing view of a "sad" landscape in the last photo!

Cezar and Léia said...

Graceful!
God bless you!
Cezar

Mara said...

That merlin falcon looks as if it is only a baby. Very cute!

Phil said...

Hey I'm impressed by those raptors Kay, with my favourite Merlin too. Sorry about the partridge but that's the way it is around here, shooting is a way of life for some, luckily a minority even though they have a voice louder than their numbers - politicians! Hope Richard is feeling better quite soon.

ladyfi said...

Fabulous shots!

Hope all is well with you and Dick and Lindy.