This is one of the rarest hawks on earth. It is endemic to Galapagos. This juvenile bird was phtographed in the highlands of Santa Cruz, one of the islands where this species became extinct decades ago, - which shows that re-colonization from neighboring islands is possible.
Copyright by Nadine Kramer
Lat: -0.64, Long: -90.37
Spotted on Mar 1, 2009
Submitted on Oct 9, 2012
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