Like Clockwork on 86th
86th Street Hawk Still Around

Squab Tartar

I got to the park mid-afternoon on Saturday, to find a quiet park due to the sub-freezing temperatures.  I ran into Lincoln Karim at the edge of the Model Boat Pond.  He had Lola in his sights atop the "Oreo" building at 79th Street.  A man came up to us and said, "You might be interested in the huge bird just east of the boat house."

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The huge bird, was Pale Male who was already eating a pigeon.

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After awhile, he took off for a tree across the drive, over the Boathouse.

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Eventually, he made his way slightly northeast to a tree along the east drive.   He called Lola, who landed across in a tree on the west side of the drive.

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Lola sat for awhile, despite his calling before making her way to the leftovers.

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She had waited until Pale Male had moved away from the carcass before she moved.

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Lola enjoyed her meal.

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Pale Male didn't wait very long after handing off the food to fly away.  He settled into a tree just west of the Alice in Wonderland sculpture.