14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A young female Peregrine Falcon sits atop a high tree overlooking the Hudson River.
This is a young female Peregrine Falcon that chased away the older ruling female. Extremely territorial it uses this perch to maintain its dominance over her territory in the Hudson River Valley.
|Photo Location:||New Jersey, New Jersey, United States of America|
|Copyright:||© Rafael Samanez|