20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The African Fish Eagle with her prey

During a game drive we arrived at a small lake full of hippos. In the middle of the lake there was a small island with only one tree and the nest of a Fish Eagle. Looking around we spotted the eagle with a hare that she had killed and started eating.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: South Africa
Camera: NIKON Z 7
Copyright: © Carlo Alberto Boni