Category Archives: Red Shouldered Hawk

Warning To Purple Martins: Red Shouldered Hawk On The Prowl

We’ve had a little surprise sitting on our fence the last couple of days.  The first time (Sunday morning) we saw this Red Shouldered Hawk it was sitting on our fence.  By the time I got my camera it had flown over to the pond, and from there it quickly flew off.  Today when I […]

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Hawks Are Hunting My Koi!

While debating on who should get out of bed because it was cold, Leecy yells, “holy crap, there’s a big bird!” As we both dash out of bed to look at the backyard window, I noticed a huge Hawk sitting in my Maple Tree right above my Koi pond.  That sucker was looking for a […]

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Red Shouldered Hawk At Brazos Bend State Park

As I was walking on one of the trails I heard the unmistakable cry of a Hawk.  I always get confused between a Red Shouldered Hawk and a Red Tailed Hawk. Here’s what I found from reading my Sibley’s Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America.  The Red Shouldered Hawk has orange bars across […]

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