Snail Kite

Rostrhamus sociabilis

ML185257201



eBird Checklist S61077991
Snail Kite location, Lake Marion, Summerton US-SC
Clarendon, South Carolina, United States
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Latitude and Longitude 33.5119, -80.2156 Map

Age
Not specified
Sex
Not specified
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

A juvenile observed foraging along the Plantation Islands in Lake Marion. Raptor with heavy brown streaking, long hooked bill and strong supercilium. The white rump was observed in flight. Originally found by Carl Bussells and Judson Riser while working on the lake. Poor photos attached. Area is extremely shallow and only accessible by boat.

Technical Information

Model
NIKON D3500
f-stop
f/5.6
Focal length
500 mm
Shutter speed
1/400 sec
ISO
800
Flash
Flash did not fire, auto
Original file size
473KB
Dimensions
1278 x 852

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