25 May 2022
When it comes to protecting their young, peregrine falcons are practically fearless. They attack threats much larger than themselves no matter what they are.
I was reminded of that incident when I saw photos in the Daily Mail of a peregrine at Torrey Pines Beach near San Diego where photographer Phoo Chan captured eight stunning shots of a peregrine attacking and riding the back of a brown pelican.
This tantalizing thumbnail gives you a hint of what you’ll see at the Daily Mail’s World’s fastest bird hitches cheeky mid-air ride on the back of a hapless pelican.