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Fillers.
Sooty-headed Shovelers:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09c.jpg
Olive-backed Phoebe:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-19-09c.jpg
American Crow and Ring-billed Gull sized equal:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09e.jpg
 
Finally pics of a Sharp-shinned Hawk: (adult) 
squared-off tail; little head projection; eye centered on head:
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d2.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d3.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d4.jpg
http://i29.photobucket.com/albums/c281/bilrudn/42009/10-21-09d5.jpg 

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

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

LBIMO
Bill Rudden
St. Louis
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The Audubon Society of Missouri's Wild Bird Discussion Forum
ASM Fall Meeting: September 25-27 at Lake of the Ozarks State Park
http://mobirds.org/Meetings/fallmtg09.asp