Date: 10/5/17 9:43 pm
From: Richard Turk <rturk99...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Raptor ID assistance requested
Thank you.  That's what I had initially thought, but there was no rufous
color, and the tip of the tail is not dark.  I've attached the second
frame in case it's helpful.



On 10/5/2017 9:30 PM, Charles Gates wrote:
> This is an American Kestrel.  Prairie Falcons have almost black
> "armpits" which really helps identify them in flight.
>
>
> On 10/5/2017 9:13 PM, Richard Turk wrote:
>> My guess is that this is a prairie falcon dropping its dinner, and
>> I'd appreciate some expert opinions.
>>
>> This photo was taken around 5:30 today at Finley NWR.
>>
>> Thank you.
>



 
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