Date: 12/30/17 7:59 pm From: Lars Per Norgren <larspernorgren...> Subject: [obol] Re: Gyrfalcon, Warrenton (video)
The wing beat of this bird is very choppy, says Gyr to me.
Peregrnes are smoother, much smoother, unless this bird
has a full crop. It's great having such speedy access to a video.
On Dec 30, 2017, at 4:50 PM, Lee Cain wrote:
> At about 11:41 am today I was out for a run on the dike near Warrenton, near the mouth of the Skipanon River. A dark phase GYRFALCON was perched in the alder that is in the frame captures and video (taken with a iPhone 6 w/ no aids) at this link: https://photos.app.goo.gl/UoTNI9zl4YbNlQbo1 >
> The video can be advanced to about 52 sec when the gyr takes flight.
> Lee Cain