Date: 3/6/17 7:25 am From: <julie19571...> [ILbirds] <ILbirds-noreply...> Subject: IBET Re: Id help
Thank you for responses.
Checked all pictures and it probably was two red tailed, juvenile.
The large squared wings and the white at base of wing and not tail is what I'm basing.
No red tail, is what got me to ask.
Light/Dark morph and juveniles looking different is a difficult birding ID hurdle.
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> On Mar 5, 2017, at 5:43 PM, <julie19571...> wrote:
>>> Saw yesterday, by O'Hare airport, Bessie Coleman Drive/I90.
>>> Circling then landing in grassy area of airport landing area.
>>> 2 large Hawks.
>>> Large wing span, light color bottom
>>> Flashed top side dark no red tail
>>> Most definitely had white patch at base of wing
> Cook county
> Norridge, il