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osprey head perspective

tilt of the osprey’s head away from me brings clear eye globe and strongly hooked bill into view

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osprey itch

what a delicate task: to scratch a fierce itch with a very sharp talon…

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wing wall

how to define “wing wall” if you are an osprey and the wall of the dam’s tailrace is part of your flight pattern

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questing

questing young crow – wondering, where lies his future

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detail: foot and talon

an osprey’s very life depends on the ability of its feet and talons to grab and hold a slippery fish during capture and flight

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graceful

graceful snowy egret in the fog over the Haw River this morning

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