Anyone photographed a White Tailed Kite?

Discussion in 'Birds' started by Johnnymg, Jul 1, 2007.

  1. Greetings

    Anyone have any pics of White Tailed Kites from the Carmel Ca area?

    I'm visiting Carmel Ca and there's a couple of hawks nesting near our rental house. I think they are WTK's but they don't have the brilliant white breast coloring that I've seen on some bird ID sites. Their coloring is a bit more grey. I don't have long lens with me so I'm not sure I can get a decent pic myself.

    Thanks
    JohnG
     
  2. genera

    genera

    Oct 6, 2005
    California
    Here's one hovering above the water looking for prey (It's not from Carmel, but has vacationed there :smile:):

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    I have a few more scattered around my SmugMug Raptor gallery.
     
  3. Hi Gene

    Thanks a bunch for posting the pic. :biggrin:.

    Perhaps on Monday I'll get a better look at these local raptors.

    Regards
    JohnG
     
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