Rough-legged buzzard buteo l. lagopus, 2st calendar year in april
– medium-sized raptor, marginally larger than common buzzard – diurnal migrant, prefers over-land routes
– migrates singly or few individuals together
id: - most typical 2cy (juv plumage)
– contrasting dark-brown belly, often light thighs
– poorly marked underwing coverts, wing with only narrow dusky trailing edge
– barring of secondaries is confined to the distal part -> 1cy long-legged buzzard
– sparsely marked tail
ef 70-200/2.8 l is usm i @200mm
f4.0, 1/2000s, iso-125
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