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This is the second Gyrfalcon that I've been able to get real close to this season. She was determined to show me all of her feathers. My lucky day.

 

Hopefully, I'll get him on a more natural perch next time.

 

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update: A fellow birder identified this as the same female bird I discovered a couple months ago.

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Taken on January 3, 2010