Buzz off: Raptors tussle at the top of an uprooted tree as the young bird tries to claim territory
This amazing image captures t h e mo me n t t wo b u z z a r d s were photographed having an argument on top of an uprooted tree in the Scottish Borders.
The pair of raptors got into an unruly tussle as the young bird fought to claim territo - r y on top of the tree. But the bird, thought to be around six months old, was eventually pushed off by its parent, who was forcing it to fly. Mother-ofthree Karen Crawford, 59, captured the face-off, which lasted around an hour, from her vantage point in a bird hide in the B orders. The greatest numbers of buzzards can be found in Scotland, the Lake District and south-west England,