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Bird Identification: CLOSED: Hawk ID/IDs please

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DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 22, 2007
4:49 PM

Post #3214651

Got these this past weekend at Dauphin Island.

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DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 22, 2007
4:50 PM

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DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 22, 2007
4:50 PM

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DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 22, 2007
4:51 PM

Post #3214657

this was taken the next day in same area. Not sure if it is the same hawk. Seems to have more color

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

February 22, 2007
4:57 PM

Post #3214682

First-year Red-tailed Hawk, a pale individual, maybe of the pale 'Krider's Hawk' form

The flying bird looks to be a different individual, darker, more like an average first-year Red-tailed Hawk.

Resin
DonnaB
Vancleave, MS
(Zone 8b)

February 22, 2007
5:03 PM

Post #3214710

Thanks Resin. That was what I was thinking but I am so bad with IDing immatures
Murmur
Whidbey Island, WA
(Zone 7a)

February 23, 2007
1:46 AM

Post #3216112

Impressive birds and impressive photography!

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