Time to Build Nest …

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Nature, Photography, Wildlife

Three weeks ago, I took this bald eagle picture flew over my head toward the electrical transmission tower carrying a big tree branch for nest building.  It’s a rare sight other than snatching fish from the water. I remember I posted a similar picture last year, an amazing large tree branch – really showing the power of eagle’s grip.

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I went back to Conowingo two days ago and didn’t see too much action of fish catching scenes but did capture another eagle carrying (small) tree branch for nest building.

 

 

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A retired professional engineer turns nature lover and photographer

12 thoughts on “Time to Build Nest …”

    • shungphotography says:

      Thank you. It’s rare opportunity to capture bald eagles grabbing the tree branches instead of fish!

  1. This is an amazing photograph–an eagle is such a strong image by itself, but catching him in the act of building a home–fantastic!

  2. shungphotography says:

    It just shows how strong bald eagle’s talons are! I’ve photographed them grabbing a big fish out of water but a big tree branch must weigh more than 4 pounds, usually their maximum fish grabbing power.

    • shungphotography says:

      I suppose eagle picks up branches of nest building in not unusual but to pick up such a big branch and fly overhead was a rare opportunity to capture. Thank for visiting my blog and please come back again.

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