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Eagle gets some payback | Through Your Lens


Last updated 5/6/2022 at 1:21pm

Janine Harles

Let's let photographer Janine Harles describe what happened here:

"I got a call that this eagle and its mate were on the pilings by the ferry and that this one picked a fight with some gulls at a bait ball near the ferry. The eagle ended up losing its fish to the gull and had a very long swim to the beach, but there were people on the beach, so it ended up swimming back to the piling and flying up to dry off.

"Some people were feeding the gulls on the cement breakwater by the fishing pier, and the eagle saw an opportunity for some payback. It flew over and scattered the gulls, then landed...

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