Built for Heavy Lifting

January 27, 2017

Red-tailed hawks are considered a generalist predator, preferring to hunt animals that are abundant and easily caught. Being perch-hunters, they are often seen scanning an area for prey from a conspicuous branch and can take animals as large as rabbits.  Red-tails also enjoy a good soar, as this one was above the GNG.  

Adult Red-tailed hawk
Adult Red-tailed hawk

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