Red-tailed Hawk – 5/11/20
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/11/20
Observation Time: 11:00 a.m.
Observation Location: near high-tension lines across the street from the Gavins Pond soccer fields
Common Name: Red-tailed Hawk
Scientific Name: Buteo jamaicensis
Comments: Red-tails are big, but they only weigh a maximum of about 3 lbs. They can live up to 30 years. They feed predominantly on small mammals.
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