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Osprey With Fish

Osprey With Fish ~When the Storm is coming all other birds seek shelter. The Eagle alone avoids the storm by flying above it. So in the Storm of Life May Your Heart Soar Like an Eagle

The osprey is also called the 'fish hawk', as it is well adapted for hunting fish. A reversible outer toe helps the osprey to carry fish while in flight. Hunting almost exclusively for live fish, the osprey plunges feet first to snatch them from the water, sometimes becoming completely submerged.

The osprey is also called the 'fish hawk', as it is well adapted for hunting…

Bald Eagle and Osprey.they never fly together, most likely the male Osprey is defending his nest from the eagle. Last season, one of the Osprey nests I watch lost both chicks to a Bald Eagle. Not a happy outcome, but it's nature 'doing it's thing.

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File:Harpy Eagle clutching captured bird - every family has that weird uncle!

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The African fish eagle, a specie I am not too familiar with, but what a lovely bird.

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This is my best Osprey shot in my first year of bird photography. It took several weeks to learn the ospreys behavior and 7 mornings of waiting to catch this one in the right light. It finished in the top 100 in the 2012 Audubon Magazine contest.

The Crested Serpent Eagle (Spilornis cheela) is a medium-sized bird of prey that is found in forested habitats across tropical Asia.

Crested Serpent Eagle (Spilornis cheela) is a medium-sized bird of prey that is found in forested habitats across tropical Asia.

Cooper's Hawks capture birds with their feet and kill them by repeated squeezing. They have even been known to drown their prey. Three Cooper's Hawks were found in Central Park in this year's Bird Count.

Cooper's Hawks capture birds with their feet and kill them by repeated squeezing. They have even been known to drown their prey. Three Cooper's Hawks were found in Central Park in this year's Bird Count.(I had a Cooper's Hawk on my NYC terrace February

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