[CT Birds] FW: What kind of hawk? -- Bald Eagle

Michael Richardson michael_s_richardson at hotmail.com
Mon Dec 12 11:21:32 EST 2011

Thanks everyone for the feedback.  The overwhelming answer was juvenile bald
eagle, which was a big surprise for me, as it marks the first time I've seen
one outside of captivity.


If anyone still wants to see the picture, here is the new URL:






From: Michael Richardson [mailto:michael_s_richardson at hotmail.com] 
Sent: Sunday, December 11, 2011 10:16 PM
To: 'ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org'
Subject: What kind of hawk?


Was wondering if anyone could help ID this hawk:



(URL shortened using bit.ly because the mailing list truncates long URLs.)


It's not a great picture.  I'm guessing maybe just a common red-tailed or
red-shouldered.  Taken on 12/9/2011 at Mountain Grove Cemetery in
Bridgeport, CT.




Michael Richardson

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