large raptor with distinctive red tail. Broad wings, brown back, pale belly. Often mistaken for an eagle at a distance
Common in North America. Found in open country , often perched on telephone poles or fence posts.
I interrupted this beauty while it was dining on a squirrel. It was on the side of a country road
Lat: 39.54, Long: -111.46
Spotted on Apr 25, 2012
Submitted on Apr 26, 2012
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