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Red-tailed Hawk

Here a Red-tailed Hawk devours a duck carcass at the southern end of Cayuga Lake in Ithaca, New York. The duck was most likely one of the large flock of Redhead that overwinter on the lake each year.

TAGS: New York, Predator, Prey, Winter

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Decatur, Georgia, United States of America
Member since 2018
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Angus Pritchard.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2017
Total Views: 15
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 60D
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1600
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO250
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PHOTO LOCATION Ithaca, New York, United States of America