15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Hawk in flight with mouse

A red-shouldered hawk, Buteo lineatus, flies away with his prey, a field mouse, in his beak.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 08.2017
Photo Location: Bossier City, Louisiana, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D500
Copyright: © Allen Smith