[Tweeters] Do eagles eat carp?
jalanwagar at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 15:09:29 PDT 2021
The spawners look to be 10 or more pounds. I watched an eagle catch a coot and fly off to a nest with it. Not sure they could do so with the large carp. Perhaps they would/could tear off pieces for aerial delivery.
> On Apr 20, 2021, at 3:03 PM, Mason Maron <mmaron101 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hey Al,
> Yes, they do. I've seen some catch carp on Lake Sammamish before; there's a (low quality) photo here: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/27198342 <https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/27198342>
> Mason Maron
> On Tue, Apr 20, 2021, 3:00 PM Al Wagar <jalanwagar at gmail.com <mailto:jalanwagar at gmail.com>> wrote:
> Carp are spawning in the shallows around Lake Washington & would be easy pickings for eagles. Has anyone observed eagles using carp?
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