[Tweeters] RE: Rough-legged Hawk (Scroll down a bit)
fsprucegrouse at yahoo.com
Tue Feb 3 12:49:17 PST 2009
Neglected to say, if you scroll through the first couple of pages, the article is extremely informative and interesting.
I learned quite a bit of interesting facts of this buteo.
Khanh Tran (Portland, Oregon)
--- On Tue, 2/3/09, Khanh Tran <fsprucegrouse at yahoo.com> wrote:
> From: Khanh Tran <fsprucegrouse at yahoo.com>
> Subject: RE: Rough-legged Hawk (wintering numbers)
> To: tweeters at u.washington.edu
> Date: Tuesday, February 3, 2009, 10:38 AM
> Hi Tweeters,
> Yes, I would have to agree with the low numbers of Rough
> legs this winter in the Okanogan and NE Oregon.
> Numbers were much higher in 2007 and 2008 but this is based
> on my PERSONAL observations. I remember literally running
> into them without trying. Such cool raptors, nevertheless.
> This winter, I have seen less than a handful as much as I
> bird the Okanogan and Wallowas.
> Anyhow, here is some niffy information on the bird's
> distribution, occurrence, and biological data.
> Probably more than what you wanted to know but here it
> Good birding,
> Khanh Tran (Portland, Oregon)
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