Bathing Beauty: A Peregrine Falcon

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As a predator at the end of the food chain, the peregrine falcon is always a rare bird

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In the days of DDT insecticides, the species was almost wiped out. Happily they are becoming more common.

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Heather and Barbara from one of our walking groups had the happy experience of watching a peregrine bathe in Lake Ontario at Col Sam Smith Park. These are some of their photos.

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Thank-you Heather and Barbara!

 

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