I made a Dec. 19, 2015, visit to the Ridgefield NWR, and had a rain-free experience! The sun actually peeked through the clouds some today. This Northern Harrier was perched on a post and allowed me to drive within about 45 feet of it. One of my closer encounters with a perched harrier.
5D Mark III, 1/1600, f4, ISO 1250, 500mm, 1:31 p.m.