red-tailed hawk eating squirrel

Red-tailed hawk ripping apart and eating a small squirrel that it just caught.­

For more information about red-tailed hawks, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Red-tailed_­hawk.

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Inyo National Forest, Pacific Crest Trail, California, USA

Photos taken in various locations of the Eastern Sierra region, in California.­