15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Turkey Vulture Relaxing after Lunch

A Turkey Vulture sitting on a fence post on a rural Colorado back road after dining on road kill. I spotted him just as he was finishing and made several passes at a very slow speed until he decided to ignore me.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Littleton, CO (Unincorporated Douglas County), Colorado, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D100
Copyright: © Thomas Olkowski