Photo by Zane Adams

Merlin (Richardsoni) - Johnson Co., December 29, 2014

Photo by Jack Chiles

Merlin - Grayson Co., September 23, 20

Photograph - Jason Hogle

Merlin - White Rock Lake, December 6, 2009, Dallas Co

Photos by Ken Nanney

Merlin (chasing a Sharp-shinned Hawk)- Village Creek Drying Beds, Tarrant Co., March 4, 2009

Photo by Martin Reid

Merlin - Tarrant Co., March 8, 2003. An unusual Richardsoni Merlin not as commonly seen in the study area. This grayer subspecies is normally specific to the prairie states. North-central Texas generally sees the browner Taiga subspecies more commonly associated with eastern U.S.