Photographic Life List - Patrick J. Blake Photography
Big bluestem grasses (<i>Andropogon gerardii</i>) stand tall before a waning sunset at Trustom Pond National Wildlife Refuge in South Kingstown, Rhode Island.

Photo taken 16 August 2011.

Turkey Vulture
"Northern" subspecies
Cathartes aura septentrionalis
Family Cathartidae

Officially added to Life List: 1 December 2006

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