Peregrine Falcon

A Peregrine Falcon somewhere in the sub-arctic.

In a stoop the Peregrine Falcon can reach speeds of over 230 miles per hour making it the fastest animal on the planet. Click on image for a larger view.

This image was my entry for the  Bryce USers Group Augist 2010 challenge  “Up in the air;” http://www.bryceusers.com/pages/gallery/terminal-velocity172.php

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