Help with ID - Sparrowhawk or Brown Goshawk

To: "Greg & Val Clancy" <>
Subject: Help with ID - Sparrowhawk or Brown Goshawk
Date: Wed, 7 Dec 2011 14:18:35 +1100 (EST)
Hi all,

I agree, the adult is definitely a Brown Goshawk.



> Hi Jeff,
> The eyebrow ridge, the long tail and the solid legs are typical of Brown
> Goshawk.  The tail is in moult and therefore shows a somewhat squared
> appearance but is still too rounded for a Sparrowhawk.
> Greg
> Dr Greg. P. Clancy
> Ecologist and Wildlife Guide
> Coutts Crossing

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