Photo: Bald eagle at Rose Hill

Bald eagle at Rose Hill Farm near Washington, Va. Photo by Claudia Ross.Claudia Ross
Claudia Ross at Rose Hill Farm, on U.S. 211 not far from the town of Washington, took this telephoto shot on Wednesday (Jan. 4) of a bald eagle checking out the meadow nearby. Ross said the bird was “easily three feet tall” and, when she tried to get closer, “he vanished in such a flash that I wasn’t even able to get him flying away.”

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