21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Taking the fish home

The bald eagle dragged the fish through the water creating a splash from the fish. It landed on a nearby tree in the water where it ate the fish until its partner joined in. It then shared the fish with its mate.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
Camera: NIKON Z 9
Copyright: © Robert Matusik