Uprooted Magnolia


Posted in Photography, Wildlife by leahyetter on March 8, 2011

A couple days after my morning with the Bald and Beautiful (thanks Mary!), I took a walk down by the river. It’s so peaceful there and I was looking for signs of spring. I picked up an antler shed and as I walked down down the river bank, I saw a little bit of green grass peeking though. Then I saw a feather. And then another, and then more floating among twigs in the river.

I think it is safe to say that the eagle was successful in his hunt.

I’d say he got a duck but I’m not positive. Like Melissa said in the comments yesterday, “It’s easy to imagine it tearing a small mammal apart looking at those talons (and cold eyes)!”
It’s so true. So much for peace by the river. But hey, that’s nature for ya.

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  1. wherewander said, on March 9, 2011 at 4:49 am



  2. melissakoski said, on March 9, 2011 at 5:21 am

    The feather’s definitely tell the story that an eagle was there!


  3. mintasa_clippingimages said, on March 15, 2011 at 4:51 am

    innovative photography….. . captures are so wonderful.


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