Rough-legged Hawk in Bridgeport Valley

Observers: River Gates, Jeff Maurer and Yvette Garcia
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Date: 02/21/04
Time: 10:48 AM


On our way out to Buckeye Hotsprings we flushed a juvenile Rough-legged Hawk off a fence post in the Bridgeport Valley. It had a really dark chest and wrists, the rest of the bird was strikingly similar in color to the snow. Spectacular!