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Published: Tuesday, 5/22/2012

Angry birds attack banders at UT

An angry peregrine falcon chick being held by Bob Ford bites the finger of Jennifer Norris, a wildlife research biologist, as Ohio Department of Natural Resources personnel band the birds at the University of Toledo's Student Union.

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One of the chicks' agitated parents circles overhead.












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ODNR naturalists try to protect themselves as the irate adult birds swoop in to attack them. Four chicks in all were banded Monday at UT.

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