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Bird Identification: CLOSED: Hawk identification?

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estreya
Ridgefield, WA

April 11, 2007
11:39 PM

Post #3381693

Does anyone happen to know off the top of thier heads what kind of hawk this is? It's a fuzzy photo, i know, but it was a momentary camera grab before it took off ...

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Grasmussen
Anchorage, AK
(Zone 4a)

April 12, 2007
12:15 AM

Post #3381769

It is a Red-tailed Hawk.

Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

April 12, 2007
4:56 AM

Post #3381975

Yep, Red-tailed Hawk

Resin
estreya
Ridgefield, WA

April 12, 2007
11:13 AM

Post #3382850

Thanks guys!
sanita
Brandon, FL
(Zone 9a)

April 30, 2007
10:36 AM

Post #3447057

We have a pair of these that live in the neighborhood. They fascinate me. It's hard to get a good pic. I think they have excellent hearing. I had one in a flower bed last week, I already had the camera out so I thought I'd get a good pic. I got no more than 2 steps out the door before it heard me. I still got a good picture because he just (I really don't know if it was the male or female) flew over to a block wall in the back. I really wanted a pic of him in the yard though.

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