Red-Tailed Hawk
Photo Credit: Chandra Jenkins (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District
TRUCKEE, Calif. -- A red-tailed hawk leaves a snowy perch at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Martis Creek Lake here Jan. 7. Corps employees photographed the bird during the National Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey, an annual, nationwide effort coordinated by the Corps to monitor and document bald eagle populations in the contiguous United States. Corps parks throughout California are participating in the study, which ended Jan. 12.
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