eagle, bald, rth, red-tailed hawk, encounter
Surprise attack by RTH
The eagle reacts with its best defensive move....but the rth stays away from those talons.
Eagle takes a bath
Hawk vs Eagle
A tale of the heart ....or....Know when to fold'em.
In this shot the eagle recovers and then flies away while the hawk settles down on the mound with prey.
I'm out of here
The mature Bald Eagle left and never returned.....stay tuned!
Immature bald eagle decides to try for some of the prize.
The eagle does not attack the rth as much as going after the food! But the hawk stands it ground.
The eagle will be three years old in March 2014.
The hawks wings go up....a defensive move.
The Eagle leave after a bite or two
Notice the hawk uses its wings to look bigger....but it retracts them if any danger of an injury. But it stays on the ground.
The eagle comes back for more.....
The hawk is cool......
I would be scared....
The hawk stays on the ground and raises its wings.....
The hawk stands tight....holding the ground....