New Post at 10,000 Birds

Read more about Patch, the urban Redtail, and her hunting techniques.

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3 responses

  1. That is truly an amzing picture!

    December 2, 2011 at 7:54 am

  2. Richard Drechsler

    The bird looks like an adult but has it recently achieved maturity?

    I thought only juvenile Redtails have a pale iris.

    As usual, beautiful photo!

    regards,

    richd
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    December 2, 2011 at 9:41 am

    • It is a kid in mid-molt. She was one of the beautiful reddish Redtails we get out here on the West coast.

      December 2, 2011 at 9:51 am

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