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A Red-tailed Hawk Eating Prey

This photo was the result of about a 5 hour wait as it moved along a telephone wire on a backcountry road in Nehalem, Oregon looking for prey. It finally dove down into the thick grass full of thorns and barb wire and snagged a rodent, and instead of devouring it where I wouldn't be able to see it, it flew across the road where I was parked and landed on a barb wire fence post and proceeded to fill its belly. Crazy enough, not 5 minutes later it caught another mouse in the exact same spot too.

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