Ferruginous Hawk

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Low light Ferruginous Hawk in Flight with Nesting Material

June 10th, 2016|Categories: Beaverhead County, Birds, 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.

Ferocious Ferruginous

September 5th, 2014|Categories: Birds, Ferruginous Hawks, Utah, Utah County|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

I think all raptors have a ferocious appearance but this Ferruginous Hawk definitely looked ferocious to me yesterday right after it lifted off from its perch high on a pole.

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.

Juvenile Red-tailed, Rough-legged, Ferruginous and Swainson’s Hawks

January 27th, 2013|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Beaverhead County, Birds, Centennial Valley, Davis County, Ferruginous Hawks, Montana, Red-tailed Hawks, Rough-legged Hawks, Swainson's Hawks, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Today I thought I would post images of the juvenile Buteos that I see most often in Utah and Montana, they are Red-tailed, Rough-legged, Ferruginous and Swainson's Hawks.