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Eagle Eyed

A great photograph courtesy of Rob Leahy of Simply Rugged Holsters, located in Wasilla, Alaska. (Click image for larger version.)Eagle_eyed

JR: We were fishing with a group of friends in Seldovia, Alaska (last week). This is at the city dock cleaning station. The fish carcasses draw seagulls, crows, eagles, river and sea otters and at least one sneaky little mink. We were feeding the birds the skin off the fish as we cleaned them. This drew large crowds of birds and the pecking order was quite clear: the biggest toughest eagle was first--all others as they could get in.

Seldovia is a small fishing town 18 miles across Kachemak Bay from Homer, on the Kenai Peninsula. We launch our boats from Homer and stay in Seldovia for fishing, clamming, playing in the tide pools and bear hunting. Great family fun! -- Rob Leahy

Thanks for permission to use this great shot on The Outdoor News Hound blog, Rob. It leaves little doubt what species is perched atop the feathered food chain, at least in Alaska.

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Comments

Othmar Vohringer

Great picture and story. Thanks for sharing it with us J.R.

-Othmar Vohringer-

Steve

Great photo! This won't take long to circle the web. :D

Dr. Ralph

New background for my computer! Now if I can just convince the wife and kids to move to Alaska. Honest honey, it's not THAT cold.

Brent Reece

Smart Bird!!!!!!