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Life of a Water Raptor

Page Type: Album

Object Title: Life of a Water Raptor

Image Type(s): Wildlife

 

Page By: jasano2

Created/Edited: Aug 25, 2012 / Aug 25, 2012

Object ID: 808798

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I've been working on the water for most of my adult life. Over the years I have really developed an appreciation for these beautiful creatures. It gives my an amazing feeling to see and hear the flash of thunder as these birds come smashing down on their pray with talons fully stretched. Ospreys are the ultimate aerial predators of the sea, only the tenacious pelican can even come close.


 
Mother coming in for a landing.
 

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EmHartMany birds like this at home now

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very big birds! sometime attack the seagul! Very interesting.
Posted Aug 25, 2012 7:46 pm

jasano2Re: Many birds like this at home now

jasano2

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Thanks for the comment! Now that is one thing I have never seen. At this particular location I was privileged to witness the whole life process, from egg to flight. It will not be long now before they make their 1st voyage to the warm Caribbean waters.
Posted Aug 25, 2012 8:37 pm

Silvia MazzaniNice album!!!!

Silvia Mazzani

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Thanks.

silvia
Posted Aug 26, 2012 7:11 am

jasano2Re: Nice album!!!!

jasano2

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Grazie Silvia! Cheers from Virginia
Posted Aug 26, 2012 7:36 am

shahroodi35very nice

shahroodi35

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Thank you
Posted Aug 28, 2012 7:49 am

jasano2Re: very nice

jasano2

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Very nice of you Shahroodi, Cheers
Posted Aug 28, 2012 7:16 pm

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