An adult male Merlin (Falco columbarius) rests on a fence post along a pasture near the south shore pf Beaverhill Lake east of Tofield, Alberta, Canada.
20 April, 2017.
Slide # GWB_20170420_9126.CR2
Explore - February 16, 2020 #34
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Tags: Surnia ulula Northern Hawk Owl
A very narrow escape for the Pigeon. A couple of studies carried out at the grain terminal determined that the success rate of attempts is about 22%.
Alberta Grain Terminal. Edmonton, Alberta.
Tags: Falco mexicanus Prairie Falcon
The snow on the ground reflecting light onto the bird had helped with the exposure.
Nikon 300mmF4 PF + 1.4X @ f5.6
(Feb. 2020, Grey Nuns White Spruce Forest, St. Albert, Alberta)