A Bald Eagle picks a fish from the water at  Lock and Dam 14 near Le Claire, Iowa.
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A Bald Eagle picks a fish from the water at Lock and Dam 14 near Le Claire, Iowa.

‘Fish launcher’ helps capture dramatic photos of eagles

The Associated Press

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LECLAIRE, Iowa — The photographers who line up at a Mississippi River lock to snap images of eagles are getting help from a man with a giant slingshot that flings dead fish into the open water.

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