National Geographic : 1943 Jul
Birds on the Home Front © National Geographic Society nouamciumum uy n. =a."u n. ""... Bold and Ruthless Is the Peregrine of Taughannock This falcon makes its home and rears its young in central New York near 215-foot Taughannock Falls (background). Magnificent pirate of the air, the bird knows neither fear nor pity. Peregrines, or Duck Hawks, are found in several forms throughout the world and in many places are used for hunting feathered game.