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Bird Identification: CLOSED: Geese and Hawk I.D. Please

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ducbucln
Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

February 6, 2013
1:20 PM

Post #9410423

1. Are these Ross's?

2. Snow Geese?

3. Immature Red-shouldered?

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DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 6, 2013
3:18 PM

Post #9410531

Ross yes I think, Snow has longer neck and some flattening to the head. These seem to have very round appearance. Hawk I'll leave to Resin. I am not great with them

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

February 6, 2013
3:44 PM

Post #9410556

Yes 3.

The other useful Ross's / Snow distinction is the bill: all-pink in Ross's, pink with a black gape line in Snow.

Resin
ducbucln
Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

February 6, 2013
4:20 PM

Post #9410599

Thanks much Donna and Resin.

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