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Sharp-shinned hawk

This sharp-shinned hawk perched on my fence to wait out the worse of a winter storm. It was cold; the hawk kept lifting one foot and then another into the warmth of its breast feathers.

TAGS: Colorado, Hawk, Storm, Wildlife, Winter

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Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2014
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© Cate Terwilliger.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2016
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 16, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO1600
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PHOTO LOCATION Manitou Springs, Colorado, United States of America