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Red-tailed Hawk (juvenile).jpg
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) juvenile.

I thank everyone for their concern about our well being during the winter crises in Texas. Outside of being worried and on edge everyday and night we have so far remained with power and potable water. We ventured out yesterday to pick up a few necessities from the grocery store which was the first time in 6 days that we had been out. It seems as if the large cities (except El Paso) has been the hardest hit. Your concerns are much appreciated!
Habitat
Post Oak Savanna vegetation area, Brazos River Valley, agriculture fields at 77 m (253 ft) elevation.
Location
Union Bend Road, northwest of Mumford, Robertson County, Texas, USA.
Date taken
January 2021
Scientific name
Buteo jamaicensis
Equipment used
Canon
A fabulous flight shot, Stanley.

I am so pleased you have power and water and are safe.
 
impressive feather details and nicely showing that red tail, Stanley, superb aerial capture, many tfs!!

Wasn't aware until I read your comment about the severe winter conditions, Stanley (didn't hear about it on the French television). Looking on the web now, I realise how serious it is. Glad to hear that you are doing well, keep safe!
 
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That red tail shows so well, there can be no wondering what species it is can there LOL

A terrific picture Stanley, thanks my friend.
 
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Superb capture of this Raptor in flight Stanley, hopefully your difficult conditions in Texas will improve soon mate. Best Wishes Donald. Stay Safe.
 
A brilliant wingspan, and a great well timed capture Stanley. A great shot, well done.
 

Media information

Category
North America
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
201
Comment count
22

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/7.1
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1600
ISO
200
Filename
Red-tailed Hawk (juvenile).jpg
File size
991.9 KB
Date taken
Sat, 09 January 2021 3:49 PM
Dimensions
1024px x 797px

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