Taken at the Desert Museum’s raptor free-flight exhibition. 11/10
Tucson, AZ USA
70-300 vr lens @300mm
THIS WORK HAS BEEN FEATURED IN THE FOLLOWING GROUPS:
THE WORLD AS WE SEE IT OR AS WE MISSED IT- 11/10
JPG CAST-OFFS- 11/10
FEATURED WOMEN PHOTOGRAPHERS-12/11
-The bird was named by John James Audubon after his friend Edward Harris.
- They are social birds. They generally hunt together. Some young will stay with the family for 3 years.
-The family consists of a female (the alpha) and several male birds.
-They live to be 15-20 years old.
-They are carnivores and prey on rabbits, rodents, and other birds and lizzards.
-They are found in semi-arid habitats.