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Birds of Kentucky: ID on bird needed. Red-Tailed Hawk

2011-01-18 . Russell Co. KY. Photo by Joni Jessie
Joni Jessie writes "I thought I would share with you these bird pictures I took yesterday. The picture was taken in Russell County at my parents home in the Moore's Schoolhouse community. I love pictures of birds and hope your regular readers like these as much as I do." Any help on identification of this raptor would be appreciated.
Billy Joe Fudge writes, January 18, 2011, that he thinks the bird is an immature Bald Eagle. Joyce Coomer identifies it as a Red-Tailed Hawk. Neil Payne agrees.

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