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Posted in Bird Gallery, Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 22, 2019

The Takedown2

Here’s the 2nd image I’m posting in the Bald Eagle Attack series, shot Feb. 19, 2019, at the Ridgefield NWR in Washington State.  While the first image shows the mature bird’s talons contacting the youngster, this second image shows the frame immediately prior ... Continue Reading

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on February 19, 2019

The Takedown

I visited the Ridgefield NWR today, Feb. 19, 2019, on a cloudy, showery day.  It was a raptor day–eagles, hawks, harriers, and kestrels.  For this shot I had waited about 15 minutes watching the immature bird at the top of a tree, probably about 120 yards away.  I notice ... Continue Reading