13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hungwe In Flight
The Fish Eagle, or 'Hungwe' in Shona, is the African analog of the Bald Eagle. This particular image of a Fish Eagle was taken as the bird launched itself from the top of a dead Mopani Tree which sits among a forest of similar trees in the waters of Lake Kariba, Zimbabwe.
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