Adult Swainson’s Hawk In Flight

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In contrast to my post yesterday of a juvenile Swainson’s Hawk, this bird is an adult. In fact it’s the parent of that juvenile. I seldom post the same species back to back but I thought the comparison might be interesting. [...]

Swainson’s Hawk Face-plant Into Rabbitbrush

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Sometimes raptors risk serious injury as they go after prey – especially to their eyes. [...]