Fish hunter

An eagle lifts off from his perch above the Dolores River. With the salmon still running from McPhee Reservoir up the river to spawn, as many as 10 eagles in one tree have been reported by residents living along the river.


Sam Green/Cortez  Journal

Three bald eagles perch above the Dolores River watching for salmon running up stream to spawn at the old fish hatchery. Enlargephoto

Sam Green/Cortez Journal Three bald eagles perch above the Dolores River watching for salmon running up stream to spawn at the old fish hatchery.