Medium
Photo © Sarah, all rights reserved
Nisqually Wildlife Refuge (Google, OSM)
47.0857019, -122.7061657
Accuracy: 3153m
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Description

Hawk with yellow eyes, big body, brown/white belly and broad wings when flying. Brown/black tail (striped). The bird flew to a tree right next to the trail. It was absolutely amazing to see the hawk that close, and I was surprised that it was not bothered by our large crowd.

May. 21, 2012 23:23:22 -0700
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Red-tailed Hawk - Photo (c) sarbhloh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ssanborn's ID: Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)
Posted by ssanborn over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Red-tailed Hawk - Photo (c) sarbhloh, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
ssanborn's ID: Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)

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