The bear is mighty, capable, and fast. But here the eagle has swooped in and snatched his dinner.
Bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) use their keen eyesight for hunting prey. Like some other animals, eagles are fully equipped with a transparent third eyelid (nictitating membrane) that protects the eye, keeping it moist and clean, as they fly with their eyelids open.
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