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Old Friday 29th October 2010, 14:25   #1
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Great Horned Owl and Red Shouldered Hawk kill each other in aerial battle

A report in a recent issue of the Southeastern Naturalist is about an aerial battle between a great horned owl and a red shouldered hawk that resulted in the death of both.

Read the abstract at http://www.bioone.org/toc/sena/9/1

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Old Friday 29th October 2010, 18:50   #2
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With ever more diminishing habitat........
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With ever more diminishing habitat........
I'm pretty sure predators had battles to the death often before habitat was diminished.
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“Reciprocal fatal trauma”? Now there’s a piece of ugly scientific jargon for you!
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