Date: 2/13/18 2:24 pm
From: Kate StJohn <0000000f59b962a9-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Re: Northern Harrier trying to feed on a non-food item.
In Schenley Park in 2013 an adult red-tailed hawk (with a growing family in the nest) picked up a hunk of discarded pizza and took it to a telephone pole to pull apart.  A friend of mine took pictures, though none of them show the bird with pizza in his mouth.
The story: https://www.birdsoutsidemywindow.org/2013/05/27/the-family-of-the-pizza-hawk/
The pizza hawk photos: https://gmdiskin.smugmug.com/2013/Spring/Red-Tailed-Hawk-Eating-Pizza/n-wq7np/i-ssbRjRv

Kate St. John, Pittsburgh
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