[CT Birds] Immature Northern Goshawk?
Jim.Pfeifer at erm.com
Thu Aug 1 12:26:42 EDT 2013
This morning in Somers, along Hall Hill Road, I had either a very large immature female Coopers or male N. Goshawk perched along the edge of the woods. Back side of bird had some light spotting, but I've seen Coopers with similar spotting in the past. Tail looked rounded, and the bands looked a bit uneven, but not convincing. Could not get a look at the bird from the front. Side view of head showed no obvious white eyebrow. Anyway, as usual, I continue to struggle with the immature Accipiters....proly not alone.
This electronic mail message may contain information which is (a) LEGALLY PRIVILEGED, PROPRIETARY IN NATURE, OR OTHERWISE PROTECTED BY LAW FROM DISCLOSURE, and (b) intended only for the use of the Addressee (s) names herein. If you are not the Addressee(s), or the person responsible for delivering this to the Addressee (s), you are hereby notified that reading, copying, or distributing this message is prohibited. If you have received this electronic mail message in error, please contact us immediately at (617) 646-7800 and take the steps necessary to delete the message completely from your computer system. Thank you,
Please visit ERM's web site: http://www.erm.com
More information about the CTBirds