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Archive for November, 2018

Posted in Raptors and Birds of Prey (plus Vultures and Shrikes) on November 19, 2018

Pretty Launch

This Northern Harrier likes to take a break from hunting by resting on two posts that encompass Rest Lake at the Ridgefield NWR.  Here she launches from the post located a few hundred yards east of marker 11, across the water on the north side of the road.  Captured November 13 ... Continue Reading

Posted in Bird Gallery on November 13, 2018

Ballet, anyone?

November 13, 2018, at the Ridgefield NWR.  An immature Red-tailed Hawk launches from the top of a tree but looks like it’s dancing. Canon 5D Mark III, 1/1250, f4, ISO 1250, 500mm, 2:22 p.m. Continue Reading