In Praise of Good Neighbours and Friends
July 14, 2022
Wild Lands Advocate article by: Gord Petersen, 2015 AWA Wilderness and Wildlife Defender
Click here for a pdf version of the article.
Apparently the last one didn’t make it. All summer, my wife Cathy and I watched a pair of Swainson’s hawks raise their brood. From little balls of not-particularly-attractive fuzz, to squabbling nest mates, to gangly adolescents exercising their wings in a space that suddenly seemed far too small, we watched as the three youngsters grew.