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Acrylic on illustration board 6" x 12"
Brought near the brink of extinction throughout much of its range in the 1960s, the Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) has made a remarkable comeback in recent decades, thanks largely to the banning in many countries of DDT and related organochlorides, and a concerted captive breeding and re-release campaign mounted by the Peregrine Fund.