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Re: Wildlife

Postby rking007 » Sat Oct 06, 2012 3:33 pm

Two goats and a pika walk into a bar...

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Re: Wildlife

Postby rking007 » Sat Oct 06, 2012 3:35 pm

No two are alike...

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Re: Wildlife

Postby rking007 » Sat Oct 06, 2012 3:35 pm

Attack of the giant mutant killer squirrel!

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Re: Wildlife

Postby kman » Sat Oct 06, 2012 4:23 pm

Raiding the backyard hummingbird feeders (3 pics).
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Re: Wildlife

Postby Mark Curtis » Sat Dec 08, 2012 11:12 am

Ah, those bear shots are funny and awesome!

Here's another shot of my quite accommodating owl friend...

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Re: Wildlife

Postby Alpineair » Fri Dec 21, 2012 9:52 am

Not certain, but believe this may be a Swainson's Hawk.
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Re: Wildlife

Postby ChrisRoberts » Sun Dec 23, 2012 4:28 pm

Yeah, I'd say its a Swainson's Hawk. Theyre pretty common.
Though it could be a juvenile Rough Legged Hawk
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Re: Wildlife

Postby abqben56 » Sun Dec 23, 2012 6:51 pm

Alpineair wrote:Not certain, but believe this may be a Swainson's Hawk.


The helmet effect looks like a Swainson's. When and where was the picture taken?

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Re: Wildlife

Postby abqben56 » Sun Dec 23, 2012 7:13 pm

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Not as good as a bear, but this guy was haunting our feeders a couple of months back. That's pigeon on his bill.

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Re: Wildlife

Postby ChrisRoberts » Sun Dec 23, 2012 8:39 pm

Snakes! I see love seeing snakes along the way, though they are often hard to find.
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Re: Wildlife

Postby moneymike » Mon Dec 24, 2012 4:16 pm

rking007 wrote:Attack of the giant mutant killer squirrel!

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Attack of the mutant, bird eating squirrel.
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Re: Wildlife

Postby Kiefer » Mon Dec 24, 2012 4:27 pm

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Northern Desert Scorpion!! :shock:

Those bear shots are awesome! 8)
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