Will the fish negotiate the U-turn?

Category: Nature

 

Photo and caption by Skanda De Saram

The fish this painted stork caught was too fat (not too long) to be swallowed. So the stork tossed the fish around in its beak for about 5 minutes, until the fish became "thinner", before making an attempt to swallow it.

Location: Yala National Park, Sri Lanka

 

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