Tag Archives: Northern Goshawk

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…