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Turkey Vulture at Calero

CaleroHawk2005|11|26: Hawk. Calero Park. November 26, 2005. © Dan Mitchell.
Turkey Vulture. Calero Park. November 26, 2005. © Copyright Dan Mitchell.

CaleroHawkVert2005|11|26: Hawk. Calero Park. November 26, 2005. © Copyright Dan Mitchell.
Turkey Vulture. Calero Park. November 26, 2005. © Copyright Dan Mitchell.

(Note: I had originally – and ignorantly – identified these birds as “hawks.” My friend Tom Clifton tells me that these are actually turkey vultures, based on the wing shape.)

November 26, 2005 - Posted by | Photography: Calero

2 Comments

  1. Actually, those are turkey vultures. The pronounced v-shape of the wings it a key for identification.

    Comment by Tom Clifton | November 27, 2005

  2. :-) I definitely do not know my birds! Thanks for letting me know, Tom.

    Dan

    Comment by Dan Mitchell | November 27, 2005


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