Red-tailed Hawk (juvenile) – 8/14/13
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 8/14/13
Observation Time: 7:00 a.m.
Observation Location: 4 Gavins Pond Road
Common Name: Red-tailed Hawk (juvenile)
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.
I took these photos out the kitchen window.
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