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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Highlights for Wednesday, July 24


ID Help

I recently corrected some of the IDs on this blog as I had somehow flipped some attributes around in my mind. ID on these birds can be difficult and we are often using our "best guess" at a given time. Lighting, angle, and camera shot quality/capability can definitely make the task tougher. The important thing is that, primarily thanks to our BOGs, we are seeing these beautiful hawks, period! For those of you who do like to guess at IDs and don't find it too frustrating, here is a picture that may help:


D Belly Bands _from Ferris Tour scaps


Photos and Videos From Today


Summary Videos (elly):
  
Karels Cam: D1 on Schoellkopf in the Wind
http://youtu.be/Fq9ur-qvTUU
Karels Cam: Ezra Schoellkopf Pole
http://youtu.be/o2qICXjbgP8
Karels Cam: All 3, but Mostly D3 Eating on Schoelkopf Field
http://youtu.be/lwqwXfShVYY
Karels Cam: D1 Checks To See if D3 Left Anything Edible (Not Really)
http://youtu.be/nAblCNdr4KM
Karels Cam: Lots of D Action in Schoellkopf and Flying Around
http://youtu.be/b56gjxl-Dxw
Karels Cam: D3, What a Mess You Made!
http://youtu.be/qL6_bTY1x8A
Karels Cam: D Hangs Out with Pigeons While Another Hawk Soars
http://youtu.be/cvAlvrIg2vw


All Screenshots Today are from Karel's AM Tour.


D1 on Schoellkopf in the Wind (babynurse)
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(GulfCoastRita)
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Ezra on Pole (elly)
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D2 Watching D3 Eat (babynurse)
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D1 Watching D3 Eat (babynurse)
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D3 Eats on Schoellkopf Field (Gulf Coast Rita)
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(elly)
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D3 (elly)
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D1 on Field (babynurse)
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D1 (elly)
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D1 (elly)
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Two Hawks Soaring (babynurse)
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D3 Made a Mess on Schoellkopf Field (babynurse)
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(elly)
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