It's so great when you have a camera at the right moment!!
They are a magnificent bird.
This tree has been standing dead at least 30 years. Since it is the tallest vantage point around, it has an endless variety of birds using it daily.. But mostly it's the ravens squabbling over a perch on it...squawking and talking all the while.
Like my oldest apple tree, I will mourn for it when it finally falls.
And why was I carrying my camera you ask....?
Isn't she beautiful...? They figure she weighs about 125-130 lbs. Of course the chances of seeing her during the daylight hours are sooooooo slim...but then again so were the chances of seeing an eagle in my tree.
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