adventures in nature

2015 mar 30 – an old muse

still as breathtaking as ever

Red-Tailed Hawk

brother to Owl

light to dark

day to night

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this is a pair of red-tailed hawks, likely mates, soaring over the cliffs in Western Sonoma County CA

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one of them had particularly beautiful plumage, with very fine barring that can be seen with a picture enlarged …

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also seen was a vulture prowling low along the cliffs over the Pacific

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