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Fillers.
Sooty-headed Shovelers:
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09c.jpg[/IMG]
Olive-backed Phoebe:
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-19-09c.jpg[/IMG]
American Crow and Ring-billed Gull sized equal:
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09e.jpg[/IMG]

Finally pics of a Sharp-shinned Hawk: (adult) 
squared-off tail; little head projection; eye centered on head:
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d2.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d3.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d4.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d5.jpg[/IMG]

Earlier reported 5 Surf Scoters: One is subtly different.
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09b.jpg[/IMG]
Female can show paler wing coverts:
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09b2.jpg[/IMG]

HY Forster's Tern is easy to distinguish from adult Frosty (Forster's) Tern:
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09f.jpg[/IMG]
[IMG]http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-19-09a7.jpg[/IMG]

LBIMO
Bill Rudden
St. Louis
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