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Wedge-tailed Eagle - Pilbara, Western Australia

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Old Thursday 29th November 2012, 05:03   #1
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Wedge-tailed Eagle - Pilbara, Western Australia

I never cease to get a buzz at seeing a Wedge-tailed Eagle up close and this one feeding on a kangaroo carcass just south of Karratha was just to good an opportunity not to photograph. I hope you enjoy seeing the pictures as much as I did photographing them.

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Old Thursday 29th November 2012, 07:13   #2
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That certainly is a handsome (girl?).

I have seen them take down full size live roos, although there sure is an abundance of easy (if somewhat dangerous) pickings on the road-side for the young-uns.

I hope with all the clearing, de-watering, and roadkill, that we will not be responsible somehow for a move by the mighty wedgie to devolve along glorified vulture-type lines .........

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