Come to think of it, a few year's back I saw 2 Canada Geese fearlessly 
go after a balk eagle who had come too near where they were....

And I must say, I am always very impressed with a smaller bird's 
willingness to protect...........a profile in courage.


On 7/18/2016 2:45 PM, AB Clark wrote:
> And the dangers are real:  I saw Red-winged Blackbirds lose their 
> nests to large bumbling goose families that, heads in the air, simply 
> walked the nests over and into the swamp.  It doesn’t require a 
> predator to do damage!
>
> Anne
>> On Jul 18, 2016, at 2:00 PM, Asher Hockett <veery...@gmail.com 
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>> I have see R-w Blackbirds attack deer like this, grabbing hold just 
>> back of the shoulders, to get them to move away from their nest.
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