I heard the Red-shouldered Hawk calling in the distance, but it never came into sight. There were warblers around but I never got a good look at one up in the trees. The one bird I did get to photograph was a Turkey Vulture soaring over the yard.

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The Turkey Vulture got its name from the red coloring on its head. It has silvery flight feathers along the rear edges of its broad wings.

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We have both Black Vultures and Turkey Vultures in our area, and sometimes I see them soaring together in groups high in the sky. Today it was just this one Turkey Vulture.

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