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Nick Hurst

Birds of Prey

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There’s something particularly fascinating about birds of prey. They are rarer finds than many common species, and often display a majesty, or an agility, that allows them to soar for hours in search of carrion, or deftly catch their next live meal. Our definition for this contest is taken from the ‘Bird of prey’ wikipedia page ( and includes species that primarily hunt and feed on vertebrates, including owls.

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Entries close
21 September 2021

21 September 2021 to 30 September 2021

Winners announced
30 September 2021

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