Red-shouldered Hawk photos © Bill Schmoker

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Adult Red-shouldered Hawk, Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07. Compare how pale this eastern bird looks compared to the western bird below.

Adult Red-shouldered Hawk getting mobbed by a Blue-gray Gnatcatcher, Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07.

Adult Red-shouldered Hawk gathering a branch to return to the nest. Interestingly, Red-shouldered Hawks continue to bring leafy nesting material to their nest even after chicks have hatched. Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07.

Adult Red-shouldered Hawk bringing a rough green snake to feed nestlings, Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07.

Adult Red-shouldered Hawk in flight, Fausse Point State Park, Louisiana, 4/07.

Red-shouldered Hawk, Monterey County, California, 9/06.

 

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org