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Old Sunday 20th November 2011, 22:50   #1
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ID help please, NJ Coastal, USA

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Old Sunday 20th November 2011, 23:03   #2
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I think it is a Merlin, but am not real familiar with them so could be wrong.
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Old Sunday 20th November 2011, 23:03   #3
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peregrine, probably a juv.
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Oops, did not think of Peregrine.
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Peregrine is my first thought. Lucky you.
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Old Monday 21st November 2011, 01:35   #6
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