What is this bird?

by Tim
(Iowa City, IA)

Saw this bird in my tree in Iowa City, IA. I was wondering what kind of bird it was. Notice the yellow feet.

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Feb 20, 2012
hawk i think
by: Hoss C.

Noting the banding on the tail, yellow legs, apparent claws, and seemingly it is looking away from the camera; I am guessing Broad-wing Hawk. I could be completely wrong. It just appears more bird of prey in look to me than thrush.

Feb 13, 2012
what is this bird
by: Anonymous

I think that's some kind of hawk

Feb 12, 2012
What is this bird?
by: Bettie

It does look like a Brown thrush. If the heZad were clearer it would be easier to tell,but I would say it is a thrush.

Feb 12, 2012
What is this bird?
by: Bettie

It does look like a Brown thrush. If the heZad were clearer it would be easier to tell,but I would say it is a thrush.

Feb 12, 2012
thrush?
by: bella

Looks like one of the thrush family. Hope someone can pinpoint it for you!

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