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#1 steven_sumner

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 05:10 AM

These long range shots are begging me to buy a spotting scope..

Golden?
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Possible cormorant?
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Maybe a Downy?
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Longshot..
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#2 creeker

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 05:34 AM

First looks like a Red-tailed Hawk, but hard to tell for sure from that distance. Second does look like a Double-crested Cormorant. Downy looks correct from what I can see and apparent size compared to the leaves. Long shot looks like another Red-tailed Hawk.
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#3 steven_sumner

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 06:05 AM

First looks like a Red-tailed Hawk, but hard to tell for sure from that distance. Second does look like a Double-crested Cormorant. Downy looks correct from what I can see and apparent size compared to the leaves. Long shot looks like another Red-tailed Hawk.


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Posted 29 July 2012 - 06:12 AM

OK, new longshot looks like Western or Clark's Grebes.
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Posted 29 July 2012 - 12:59 PM

I agree with Creeker's IDs.

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Posted 29 July 2012 - 07:21 PM

Thanks again guys. One new lifer!




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