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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by paleonaps » December 28th, 2010, 11:50 am

Yeah.
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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by crazy77 » December 28th, 2010, 1:03 pm

Just wondering, how did you know it was a Northern Harrier specifically in that picture?

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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by purplepeopleeater » December 28th, 2010, 3:30 pm

chestnut spotting on throat and breast, head shape, beak, compared with field guides, then double check with the URL ;)
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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by austinfhs » December 28th, 2010, 3:32 pm

Canyon wren?

Finally had a chance to answer, haha

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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by purplepeopleeater » December 28th, 2010, 3:33 pm

lol
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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by austinfhs » December 28th, 2010, 3:35 pm

Yay! :)

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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by paleonaps » December 28th, 2010, 4:49 pm

Ferruginous Hawk?
Is that on the list?
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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by kjhsscioly » December 28th, 2010, 5:02 pm

Cooper's Hawk? the tail bands make it look like one

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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

Post by austinfhs » December 28th, 2010, 5:23 pm

kjhsscioly wrote:Cooper's Hawk? the tail bands make it look like one
Yeah it's a Cooper's Hawk :)

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Re: Ornithology ID Practice

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