Redtails and Redwings

Friends, this young red-tailed Hawk is perched on a birch tree branch in Crex Meadows.  This is about as close as you can get to these birds when they are in their natural environment.  I also have images of him from the front and you can see his white bib and splotched belly band that marks him as a red tailed.  We had some frost last night and temperatures down to 25 degrees F, so fall is technically here. Below is an image of the red-winged blackbirds gathering for their trip to the south. til Tomorrow MJ

About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on September 18, 2012, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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