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California Condor No. 187, raised in Boise and released in the Grand Canyon NP, AZ, seen 7 Oct 2003


California Condor No. 187, raised in Boise and released in the Grand Canyon NP, AZ, seen 7 Oct 2003


California Condor No. 187 preening on South Rim of Grand Canyon NP, AZ, 7 Oct 2003


17-11311 Bald Eagle, S Platte R, Evans Ave and S Huron St, Denver, CO, 13 Jan 2011


16-22315 Sharp-shinned Hawk hunting neighbor's feeder birds, N Golden, Jefferson Co., CO, 23 Feb 2015


3-2414 Sharp-shinned Hawk adult hunting my feeder birds from Nov to Mar, yard, N Golden, Jefferson Co., CO, 4 Feb 2014


5-22815 Sharp-shinned Hawk preying on rosy-finches at Ira and Tammy Sanders yard near Golden, Jefferson Co., CO, 28 Feb 2015


7-22815 Sharp-shinned Hawk preying on rosy-finches at Ira and Tammy Sanders yard near Golden, Jefferson Co., CO, 28 Feb 2015

 


2-42714 Same Sharp-shinned Hawk adult hunting my feeder birds from Nov to Mar 2, yard, N Golden, Jefferson Co. CO, 5 Feb 2014


3-42714 Same Sharp-shinned Hawk adult hunting my feeder birds from Nov to Mar 2, yard, N Golden, Jefferson Co. CO, 6 Feb 2014


4-42714 Same Sharp-shinned Hawk adult hunting my feeder birds from Nov to Mar 2, yard, N Golden, Jefferson Co. CO, 6 Feb 2014


20-7312 Sharp-shinned Hawk, yard, Evergreen, CO, 12 Mar 2007

23-7312 Sharp-shinned Hawk, yard, Evergreen, CO, 12 Mar 2007

94-7d12 Sharp-shinned Hawk flew out of same spruce that Streak-backed Oriole was sitting in and had a junco in its talons, Connie Kogler's tree, Loveland, CO, first CO record for oriole, 12 December 2007 (see Thrush to Finch page)

108-7d12 Sharp-shinned Hawk flew out of same spruce that Streak-backed Oriole was sitting in, ate a junco, and was resting in Connie Kogler's tree, Loveland, CO, first CO record for oriole, 12 December 2007 (see Thrush to Finch page)

6-11111 Sharp-shinned Hawk eyeing rosy-finch flock of 100+, but left without success, Red Rocks Trading Post, Morrison, CO, 11 Jan 2011

22-112313 Sharp-shinned Hawk hunting my feeder birds (shot through 2 panes), yard, N Golden, Jefferson Co., CO, 23 Nov 2013

36-120613 Sharp-shinned Hawk hunting my feeder birds (shot through 2 panes), yard, N Golden, Jefferson Co., CO, 6 Dec 2013

3-4910 Cooper's Hawk, yard on Bear Mt., Evergreen, CO, 10 Sep 2004

9-4910 Cooper's Hawk, yard on Bear Mt., Evergreen, CO, 10 Sep 2004

11-4910 Cooper's Hawk, yard on Bear Mt., Evergreen, CO, 10 Sep 2004

13-4910 Cooper's Hawk, yard on Bear Mt., Evergreen, CO, 10 Sep 2004

5-9717 Swainson's Hawk, Crested Butte, Co, 17 Jul 2009

232-41311 Swainson's Hawk as silhouette against sky at Cherry Creek Reservoir, Arapahoe Co., CO, 13 Apr 2011

21-9611 Adult Swainson's Hawk at Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR, Denver, CO, 6 Sep 2011

34-9511 Juvenile Swainson's Hawk (on pole next to adult on left) at Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR, Denver, CO, 6 Sep 2011
 
87-41311 Broad-winged Hawk in cottonwood trees at Cherry Creek Reservoir, Arapahoe Co., CO, 13 Apr 2011
 


58-121512 Merlin silhouetted against the cloudy sky, Pinehurst Golf Course, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


86-121512 Red-tailed Hawk, Pinehurst Golf Course, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


129-121512 Light morph Harlan's Red-tailed Hawk, Colorado Academy, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


152-121512 Light morph Harlan's Red-tailed Hawk, Colorado Academy, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


163-121512 Light morph Harlan's Red-tailed Hawk, Colorado Academy, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


165-121512 Light morph Harlan's Red-tailed Hawk, Colorado Academy, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


180-121512 Light morph Harlan's Red-tailed Hawk, Colorado Academy, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012


181-121512 Light morph Harlan's Red-tailed Hawk, Colorado Academy, Denver Co., CO, Marston CBC, 15 Dec 2012

 

71-4410 Rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk eating snake (probable western terrestrial garter snake), Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, CO, 4 Apr 2010

73-4410 Rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk eating snake, Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, CO, 4 Apr 2010

77-4410 Rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk eating snake, Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, CO, 4 Apr 2010

78-4410 Rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk eating snake, Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, CO, 4 Apr 2010

82-4410 Rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk eating snake and protecting right eye from flipping tail of snake by closing nictitating membrane, Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, CO, 4 Apr 2010

83-4410 Rufous morph Red-tailed Hawk after meal of whole snake, Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, CO, 4 Apr 2010

Red-tailed Hawk, Corwina Park, CO, 8 Jun 2004

1-1912 Ferruginous Hawk, RMBO Office at Barr L, Adams Co., CO, 9 Jan 2012

12-1912 Ferruginous Hawk, RMBO Office at Barr L, Adams Co., CO, 9 Jan 2012

8-1912 Ferruginous Hawk, RMBO Office at Barr L, Adams Co., CO, 9 Jan 2012

4-9127 American Kestrel sunning on bird feeder, yard, Golden, CO, 27 Jan 2009

6-9127 American Kestrel sunning on bird feeder and aware of me taking photo through window, yard, Golden, CO, 27 Jan 2009

1-111010 American Kestrel sunning on roof eaves (note paint worn off the corner; common perch?), yard, Golden, CO, 10 Nov 2010

4-111010 American Kestrel sunning on roof eaves (note paint worn off the corner; common perch?), yard, Golden, CO, 10 Nov 2010

54-9511 American Kestrel (on post feeding on prey in rain) at Rocky Mountain Arsenal NWR, Denver, CO, 6 Sep 2011

6-13013 American Kestrel on neighbor's eaves watching for mice/voles under feeders, Jefferson Co., CO, 30 Jan 2013
   


24-103012 One of two Prairie Falcons, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 30 Oct 2012


30-103012 Same Prairie Falcon napping, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 30 Oct 2012


37-103012 Two of two Prairie Falcons, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 30 Oct 2012

 
9-1613 Prairie Falcon sitting on power pole #199 at Walden Ponds, Boulder Co., CO, 6 Jan 2013

57-4811 Prairie Falcon (one of pair) with vole (?) in talons of left foot (see next photo) at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 8 Apr 2011

74-4811 Prairie Falcon (one of pair) with vole (?) in talons of left foot at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 8 Apr 2011

77-4811 Prairie Falcon (one of pair) with vole (?) in talons of left foot (see next photo) at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 8 Apr 2011

194-61111 Prairie Falcon chick in eyrie of adult bird in the photo to the left, Red Rocks P, Jefferson Co., CO, 11 Jun 2011

15-12012 Prairie Falcon at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 20 Jan 2012

36-12012 Prairie Falcon at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 20 Jan 2012

37-12012 Prairie Falcon at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 20 Jan 2012

43-12012 Prairie Falcon at Park Cave Rock, Red Rocks Park, Jefferson Co., CO, 20 Jan 2012
   

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