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9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A peregrine falcon attacks a bald eagle in Yellowstone, July 2011. We were having a picnic lunch along the Yellowstone River and spotted an eagle sitting in a tree. A falcon flew in and dived at it re

A peregrine falcon attacks a bald eagle in Yellowstone, July 2011. We were having a picnic lunch along the Yellowstone River and spotted an eagle sitting in a tree. A falcon flew in and dived at it repeatedly as we watched. The eagle stayed put.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2011
Date Uploaded: 09.2011
Photo Location: Wyoming, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D40X
Copyright: © Diana Greenhalgh