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April 03, 2018
Someone Was Eaten Here
A few weeks ago, I was walking up on the national forest and found this collection of fluff on the ground.
Up close, it looked like rabbit fluff.
I think that a raptor, such as a red-tailed hawk, smacked down a cottontail rabbit there and tore it open to eat it, but I cannot be sure. The almost circular pattern of the distributed fluff seems to suggest a bird to me rather than a four-footed predator