Tag Archives: Red Tailed Hawk

First Time Garden Visitors in 2014

Okey-dokey, it may be time to show the birds in my garden, at least the newcomers this year.  This was the first time Rose-breasted Grosbeaks have made the garden home. There are three breeding pairs visiting daily and they really … Continue reading

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Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

Take a tour around the expansive and diverse habitats of Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge.  It is one of the larger refuges in our area, and less than an hour away from Niagara Falls. Since Earth Day just passed, I was … Continue reading

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Red-Tailed Hawk Circles Me Below

Why they are called Red-tailed. It looks like a red/orange beacon in the sky when the sun shines through. They are amazing birds, and usually fly very high. This one is in circle flight above my head in these photos. … Continue reading

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