Turf Wars — Raven vs Eagle


Jim Dowling
Jim Dowling is a retired teacher and ex-railroad brakeman/conductor. He takes pictures, gardens and, on occasion, spins a decent yarn.
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9 Responses

  1. ginny says:

    Eagle saying to Raven, this is mine!!  Thanks for a great shot……

  2. A. Jacoby says:

    What a dynamic, amazing, awe-full shot!

  3. Pam Sanchez says:

    Wow talk about being in the right place! awesome!

    • Jim Dowling Jim Dowling says:

      I didn’t have to go far.  I spotted the unfolding drama in the sky above my house. By the time I went inside, grabbed my camera and came out again, the eagle had landed, determined to “make his stand” in a nearby tree.  In the end, the ravens flew off.

  4. Karen says:

    Indeed, a picture is worth a thousand words.  Thank you for sharing this.

  5. Roy says:

    Great pic, Jim. Karen and I saw a similar encounter out at Whiskeytown at the Davis Gulch trailhead. Raven and Eagle sat for a time very close together atop a snag with Raven doing all the talking.

  6. Kath Surbaugh says:

    You are the heart and spirit of the News Cafe!  Can’t say enough good about the association.  Thank you & Doni, too, for her publishing savvy.

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