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Hawk ID, please

 
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Jan 23, 2011 22:03 |  #1

Could you help me ID this hawk? Was taken in Bosque del Apache, NM last week.

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Jan 23, 2011 22:11 |  #2

I would guess an immature red tail but.......




  
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Jan 23, 2011 22:11 |  #3

It is a melanistic (dark phase) red tailed hawk, nice shot!


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Jan 23, 2011 22:13 |  #4

peregrineflier wrote in post #11701733 (external link)
It is a melanistic (dark phase) red tailed hawk, nice shot!

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Jan 23, 2011 22:13 |  #5

excellent capture and I will go Red Tailed as well...


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Jan 23, 2011 22:19 |  #6

Wow - would have never guessed a Red Tailed - you guys are awesome!




  
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Jan 23, 2011 22:21 |  #7

Nice shot. Look at those talons!


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Jan 23, 2011 22:27 |  #8

A beautiful bird. Good work.




  
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Jan 23, 2011 22:52 |  #9

http://www.aba.org/bir​ding/v42n2p30.pdf (external link)


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