Margaret Wentworth majored in English at Vassar College and works as a freelance writer and editor in the Hudson River Valley. She lives with her husband and two children and enjoys bagpiping, distance running, and spending time in nature.
Endangered falcon shot in Ashley Falls; return to the wild in doubt
The peregrine falcon is the fastest animal on Earth, diving for prey at speeds up to 200 mph. Whether this falcon will ever be able to hunt again is doubtful.