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CLOSED: Geese and Hawk I.D. Please

Kelseyville, CA(Zone 8b)

1. Are these Ross's?

2. Snow Geese?

3. Immature Red-shouldered?

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Vancleave, MS(Zone 8b)

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

This message was edited Feb 6, 2013 5:22 PM

Northumberland, United Kingdom(Zone 9a)

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.


Kelseyville, CA(Zone 8b)

Thanks much Donna and Resin.

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