Pic 9 of sequence
Pictured : The hawk causes a splash as she washes herself.
A hawk walks into a river to wash before ruffling its feathers to dry off.
The female Northern Goshawk had recently been hunting and went to the water to clean.
The bird of prey was photographed by nature photographer Marta Demartea in Drunen in the Netherlands. SEE OUR COPY FOR FULL DETAILS.
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