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After the fire
Ice Storm Sunset
Sunrise in the Woods
Through Another's Lens
Reflected Railway
Somewhere in Arizona
Stormy Rock of Cashel
God's Promise
Trumpeter Swans Morning Cruise
Simplicity
Lower Lake
The Predator
Clownfish Family at Home in Sea Anemone
My Spider friend
Rocky Mountain Royalty
Giant Armadillo
Empire Builder
Giant Armadillo
Rainy Day People
Flowting
Highlands Stag
Gotham
Creator and the Creation
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
The Predator

This is an adult female barred owl. She has recently become a mother, hence she remains alert for food all the time. On this day, a wood duckling somehow got separated from her family and came right in the territory of the owls. It didn't take long for the mama owl to notice that the duckling is an easy prey and rest is documented in the photograph.

TAGS: Florida, Nature, Owl, Wildlife

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Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© agnish dey.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2018
Total Views: 14
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 13, 2018, 3:05 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Lakeland, Florida, United States of America