What’s delaying my dinner?

A juvenile falcon that was flapping and screaming up a racket on its cliff-edge perch.

I got it

The second photo of the handing off of a bird to feed the chicks.

Don’t drop it

We were at Point Fermin hoping to get a photo of the Peregrine Falcons. When we looked up the male caught a small bird and transferred it to the female who is upside down for the hand off. She almost dropped the bird.

Handing Off

Male Peregrine handing off baby bird to female to feed chicks

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Cornell Lab of Ornithology