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Leucistic Red-Tailed Hawk

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I saw this bird from the highway in Eden Prairie, MN and got a closer view of him from a local side street. Thought it was a Snowy Owl at first, but on closer inspection (and help from this forum), it is a Leucistic Red-tailed Hawk
· Date: Thu February 26, 2015 · Views: 370 · Filesize: 1332.7kb · Dimensions: 1023 x 682 ·
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Keywords: Leucistic, Red-Tailed, Hawk, Minnesota
Equipment: Canon 5D3 with 100-400 IS II
Location: Eden Prairie, MN
Date Taken: 2/22/15
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mali

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Thu February 26, 2015 9:14am

Nice shot, welcome to Birdforum.Net.

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Thu February 26, 2015 11:46am

Wow what a bird!! Nicely spotted and great job in getting this phtoto!! Excellent work!

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Thu February 26, 2015 12:56pm

Just a stunner, Jim! Damn!

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Mon March 19, 2018 10:19pm

Wow! I just came across this image and it is one helluva image of this leucistic Red-tailed!

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Mon March 19, 2018 10:40pm

Ha! I just realized I had commented on your other image of this Red-tailed when you first poste it

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