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Ferruginous Hawk

Buteo regalis


This is the largest of the North American buteo hawks. Its length ranges from 20 to 27 inches (51 to 69 cm) with a wingspan from 48 to 60 inches (120 to 150 cm).


Arid and semi-arid grassland regions. This one was photographed in a grassland area of Southern Alberta.

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Very nice

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Alberta, Canada

Spotted on Aug 26, 2013
Submitted on Aug 30, 2013


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