I think this lovely hawk is a youngster. It has a wonderful chocolate speckling in the belly band, but the tail has taken on a pale rufous shade.
Spotted near utility pole #57 - close to a detention/retention pond in an office building complex in Kennesaw, GA
Lat: 34.01, Long: -84.58
Spotted on Dec 20, 2013
Submitted on Jan 30, 2014