cathartes (scavenger) aura (gold)
Tuesday, November 20, 1979 — 1:30 pm
Conway, Arkansas — Sperrys’ house
After we unloaded the groceries, I headed outside again to wander around the yard. I spotted the Turkey Vulture circling high over the woods and fields near the house. Its wings were held in a shallow “V” and as it soared and banked, I could see the pale area on the trailing edge.