Northern Harrier

Circus hudsonius

ML153737531


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Valerie Burdette
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eBird Checklist S55375740
Bolton Flats WMA--Bolton
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 42.464, -71.6401 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
Tags

Comments

In flight over marshland with open water

Observation details

One hawk being harassed by two larger birds, flying over the marshes. I first believed it to be a Cooper's hawk but have been corrected and am identifying this as a northern harrier--see photos.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D5000
f-stop
f/6.3
Focal length
400 mm
Shutter speed
1/1000 sec
ISO
500
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
150KB
Dimensions
1086 x 724

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