OT - Buzzards

Russell Stafford, Odyssey Bulbs odysseybulbs@earthlink.net
Wed, 06 Jun 2007 05:37:32 PDT
I believe that the officially endorsed common name is "turkey 
vulture" -- "buzzard" is, or at least used to be, frowned upon.

But these things do change.


At 07:30 AM 6/6/2007, you wrote:
>What we have here are not vultures, though they are usually so named by
>folks. They're buzzards. And in my part of New Jersey there are two
>species, the typical red-headed turkey buzzard and the (usually
>described as a more Southern species) the black-headed buzzard.

Russell Stafford
Odyssey Bulbs
PO Box 382
South Lancaster, MA  01561

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