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Birds of Prey: Video Archive

Season 10 (5-19-2009)

Full Show: Birds of Prey are raptors. That means they are great hunters. What makes a bird of prey so skilled at capturing prey? How are these birds different from other kinds of birds? And how do they fly so fast? Scientists Greg Kaltenecker, the Idaho Bird Observatory Director, and Trish Nixon, a raptor specialist for the Peregrine Fund, help us learn about these magnificent birds.

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Video Short: Birds of Prey are a special kind of bird called a raptor. Find out what makes these flying hunters so special.

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Web Extra: Greg Kaltenecker, the Idaho Bird Observatory Director, and Trish Nixon, a raptor specialist for the Peregrine Fund, stay on to answer more questions about raptors.

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Season 5 (4-20-2004)

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Video Short: Birds of prey have special characteristics that make them the best hunters and the fastest fliers. Learn more about these magnificent creatures in this video short.

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Season 2 (2-13-2001)

Full Show: For centuries, birds of prey have been a source of inspiration and controversy. We've used them for hunters. We've been amazed by their agility. We've even had to bring them back from the edge of destruction. Learn about these magnificent birds with John Doremus and Nancy Taylor-Grant of the Bureau of Land Management.

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