Date: 12/22/20 2:09 pm
From: Ryan Tomazin <wvwarblers...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] question
Or a grey ghost harrier? RLHA was a thought I had too.

Ryan Tomazin

From: Vermont Birds <VTBIRD...> on behalf of Richard Littauer <richard.littauer...>
Sent: Tuesday, December 22, 2020 4:49 PM
To: <VTBIRD...> <VTBIRD...>
Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] question

I'm not sure. Ali Wagner recently posted this *awesome* photo of a
leucistic Red-tail in Chittenden Co. on the 20th:

Could your hawk have been a Rough-legged hawk?


On Tue, Dec 22, 2020 at 4:44 PM David Gusakov <dgusakov...> wrote:

> Just off rt. 7 north of Middlebury, near Lincoln Peak vineyard, I saw
> a bird the size, shape and flight pattern of a red-tail, but whose wings
> from above were snowy white, save for a sizable black patch at the end of
> each wing.
> Is this an albino red-tail? I didnít see this pattern in any of the
> on-line images of
> an albino - do they have a large variety of patterns?
> David Gusakov

Richard | @richlitt <> |
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