[Tweeters] Sharp-shinned hawk's worn feathers

Nancy Wagner nancy at nancywagnerphotography.com
Sat Jan 12 11:52:54 PST 2013

I was able to photograph a sharp-shinned hawk this morning, it landed on my
feeder, so I was able to get some photos of it. I noticed that it¹s tail
feathers are really ragged-looking, is this because it¹s a juvenile?

Photo can be seen here (you don¹t have to be a Facebook member to view the


Thanks for any insight!

Nancy Wagner
Bothell, WA
Nancy AT nancywagnerphotography.com
Nancy J. Wagner Photography

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