Tag Archives: Northern Goshawk

This was a decent photo, up until I tried to get all artsy and festive and black out the bird and its perch rock. Chuckar, Antelope Island State Park, Utah, 6/17/15
Golden Eagle over observation in the Manzanos (photo by Steve Brenner)

Eagle Madness

When it comes to raptors, eagles often come out on top in every category. And why not? They are massive, long-lived, fierce, majestic, and did I mention that they are…

Virginia Rail in the snow (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
Northern Goshawk -juvenile (photo by Anna Fasoli)
Northern Goshawk - recently-fledged juvenile (Photo by Alex Lamoreaux)
downy female Northern Goshawk

Goshawk banding

On Saturday I had the pleasure of helping band a family of Northern Goshawks. Northern Goshawks are retracting their range in the Northeastern part of the United States, particularly the…