Jump to content
Whatbird Community

Buteo (?) outside Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan


Recommended Posts

13 hours ago, Trevor L. said:

I’d stick with Long-legged. Head shape can be altered by the bird trying to stay warm. Plus, general plumage still fits. The darker color is probably just wash or something.

Thanks! Now that I look at the picture in a larger format, it does resemble the Long-leggeds that I see often. Flight pattern was also very familiar. It was a very cold day, so the puffed-up look was appropriate. 

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...