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Old Monday 18th August 2008, 23:29   #1
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I saw a bird I'd never seen before today. At first I thought it was a Turkey Vulture, but as it got closer, I saw the wings were bent like a gull's, but still long like a vulture's. As it got closer, I saw it was white or gray underneath with dense black or brown spots.

I've never seen anything remotely like it. Can anyone help me at all?
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Old Monday 18th August 2008, 23:34   #2
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I saw a bird I'd never seen before today. At first I thought it was a Turkey Vulture, but as it got closer, I saw the wings were bent like a gull's, but still long like a vulture's. As it got closer, I saw it was white or gray underneath with dense black or brown spots.

I've never seen anything remotely like it. Can anyone help me at all?
Osprey?
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Old Monday 18th August 2008, 23:50   #3
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That's what I thought. It could've been an Osprey, that would be awesome, but the wings weren't really hawkish. I don't know... what do Osprey wings look like?
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I checked for the wing shape, and Osprey is looking more and more probable.
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