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Northern Harrier

Circus cyaneus

Description:

Low-flying raptor. Pictured is the female of the species. The adult male is mostly a light gray with black wing tips and sometimes referred to as the "gray ghost."

Habitat:

Open marshes and fields.

Notes:

A shot taken at sunset, at the Ridgefield NWR.

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10 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Yes a magnificent shot Dennis. Congrats.

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

Beautiful shot!

PieterColpaert
PieterColpaert 6 years ago

Amazing shot!!

sunnyjosef
sunnyjosef 6 years ago

Lovely shot!!!

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 6 years ago

Spectacular!

Nice to see more of your beautiful spottings!

RiekoS
RiekoS 6 years ago

Beautiful shot.

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 6 years ago

this is soooooooooooo awsome!!!!!!!!!!

rams4d
rams4d 6 years ago

Impressive, amazing, congrats !!!

Such a beautiful bird !

Dennis Davenport
Spotted by
Dennis Davenport

Washington, USA

Spotted on Oct 18, 2013
Submitted on Feb 5, 2014

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