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05-15-2019, 03:37 PM - 1 Like   #8746
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QuoteOriginally posted by aslyfox Quote
can anyone help with a bird id ?
Savannah sparrow. The tip-off is the yellow area in front of the eyes.

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QuoteOriginally posted by gifthorse Quote
Savannah sparrow. The tip-off is the yellow area in front of the eyes.
by George I do believe you nailed it.

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Unidentified raptor, probably a Jackal Buzzard or such
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Whatever it is, it is beautiful. Beautifully captured and thanks for posting.

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Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus found in the Quivira National Wildlife Refuge near Great Bend Kansas

https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Great_Crested_Flycatcher/overview


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QuoteOriginally posted by aslyfox Quote
unknown bird found in the Quivira National Wildlife Refuge near Great Bend Kansas


[ anyone want to help with the ID ? ]

Great crested flycatcher (?). Looks like the same flycatcher that very rarely I see locally (once every four to seven years).
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QuoteOriginally posted by WPRESTO Quote
Great crested flycatcher (?). Looks like the same flycatcher that very rarely I see locally (once every four to seven years).
the info on p. 351 of " The Sibley Guide to Birds " shows brown along with grey on the head but the web site I found after the help does convince me you are correct


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Whatever it is, it is beautiful. Beautifully captured and thanks for posting.

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Thank you!

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Vultures feasting on a Buffalo carcass
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