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Cathartes aura

Cathartes aura


A turkey vulture coming in for a landing in a tree. He has his eye on a large dead carp on the shore of a lake. Turkey vultures have a wing span anywhere from 63-72 inches.


Middle Tennessee by the rocky shores of a lake, with an abundance of cedar trees nearby.

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Thea Suits
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Thea Suits

Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States

Spotted on Sep 28, 2020
Submitted on Sep 28, 2020

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