hawks and falcons, Osprey, Peregrine Falcons, Broad winged, sharp shinned, Cooper's, Merlin, Red shouldered, flying, nesting, eating, fishing, killing, caring for young, fighting with eagles, gulls and other birds
Red-shouldered Hawk, Buteo lineatus photographed in The Everglades National Park, Flamingo. Red-shouldered hawks are not rare in Maine, though uncommon. They are a migratory raptor in Maine. The south Florida variety is a slightly paler version of those seen in Maine in summer.