All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

I spotted this aerial "dogfight" between a <strong>Red-tailed hawk and crow</strong> while a taking photos at the Oak Ridge Marina at Melton Hill Lake. It is amazing how smaller birds will often harrass larger birds in flight (sometimes crows are the "...
I spotted this aerial "dogfight" between a Red-tailed hawk and crow while a taking photos at the Oak Ridge Marina at Melton Hill Lake. It is amazing how smaller birds will often harrass larger birds in flight (sometimes crows are the "harasees")! The hawk could have easily made a quick meal out of the crow if it had caught it!

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