Ferruginous Hawk

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Interesting Ferruginous Hawk Horizontal Take Off – It Made Me Laugh

November 16th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Ferruginous Hawks, Tooele County, Utah, West Desert|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I have to say that when I viewed this image on my monitor of the Ferruginous Hawk taking off from the power pole yesterday that I laughed out loud.

Low light Ferruginous Hawk in Flight with Nesting Material

June 10th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Beaverhead County, Centennial Valley, Ferruginous Hawks, Montana|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I was able to create several images of this Ferruginous Hawk in flight with nesting materials over a field of sage and lupines despite the low light.

Ferruginous Hawk in flight and chicks in a nest

December 4th, 2013|Categories: Birds, Ferruginous Hawks, Stansbury Mountains, Tooele County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Ferruginous Hawks are the largest hawk in North America which are only found in Canada and the United States and recent DNA analysis suggests that Ferruginous Hawks may be closer to Eagles in taxonomy than that of a hawk.