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Identification Pages


Welcome to the ID gallery where we provide references to aid in the identification of Idaho's birds.

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Cackling Goose - Canada Goose Subspecies ID Guide
The "White-cheeked Goose Challenge with Pictures
Harry Krueger

Identification of Canada and Cackling Goose *
David Allen Sibley

Canada Goose subspecies *
Angus Wilson

Red-shouldered Hawk subspecies
Harry Krueger

Dowitcher Identification *
Greg Gillson

Long-tailed vs. Parasitic Jaegers
Distinguishing Juveniles
Harry Krueger

Western Gull subspecies
Harry Krueger

Arctic / Common Terns
Harry Krueger

Ruby-throated vs. Black-chinned Hummingbird *
Stacy Jon Peterson

Black-chinned Hummingbirds *
Aging & Sexing Immatures
Stacy Jon Peterson

Blue Jay subspecies
Harry Krueger

Steller's Jay subspecies
Harry Krueger

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