large bulky accipiter, longish banded tail
barred breast and white supercilium just barely visible
I texted Dave Sonnenborn at 5:53 pm to tell him of my success. Dave was instrumental in my getting this bird. He gave me the locations to look. Dave called me to congratulate me, and I thanked him again for all his help this year in Alaska.
I headed to my hotel for the night and to make plans to go to Nome tomorrow to try for McKay's Bunting.
Northern Goshawk is new for the year and raises the total to 711 + 3 provisional.