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Red-Tailed Hawk

Buteo jamaicensis

Description:

Largish hawk with a reddish tail. The body color can vary, but this individual is a dark morph. He and his mate (a light morph) were nesting on a nearby cliff.

Habitat:

Forest, field


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BlueAppaloosa
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BlueAppaloosa

Bow Mar, Colorado, USA

Lat: 39.56, Long: -105.15

Spotted on Mar 19, 2013
Submitted on Mar 1, 2014

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