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Sharp-shinned Vision

A Sharp-shinned hawk, banded and waiting for release near Lake Superior. The banding is coordinated by the Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, which bands nearly 3,000 raptors during fall migration.

TAGS: Conservation, Migration, Minnesota, Raptor, United States

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© Jessica Carter.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2013
Total Views: 11
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2014, 1:21 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO400
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