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Flight of the Intruder

March 20, 2015

The morning was rather wet and there was no chance to see if our Red-tail friends were in the area.  The rain finally stopped around lunch time (as promised by Mr. 144 more words

Red-tailed Hawk

Nest For Rent

Feb 11

freezing morning with the sun was just barely above the horizon. Guess who’s out early to hunt?

The Visitor!

The Visitor eyed on something and took off.   112 more words

Red-tailed Hawk

Challenging the residents

Feb 6, 2015

Brrr…. cold 15 degree morning.  Nothing on the Capitol, but around lunch time…

I wasn’t sure who this was, but I had a hunch.   225 more words

Raleigh Raptors

Hello Raleigh, We're Back

After a few brief sightings of the residents in the past few days, finally …

January 29, 2015

The sun was barely above the horizon on a chilly January day, but one Red-tail was sitting on a fence rail… 96 more words

Raleigh Raptors

Just Plain Greedy

December 12, 2014

Ah, what glorious sunshine and not too cold.   Perfect for a quick walk on the Capitol.  But, before that…

A quick peek outside.   228 more words

Red-tailed Hawk

Have Vacancy... Will Occupy

December 3

Today’s weather was even worse.  It was foggy the entire morning and cloudy all day.  I didn’t think I would see our RT visitor at the Capitol, but I was wrong. 93 more words

Red-tailed Hawk

Hunting with impunity

December 2

The weather was the exact opposite of yesterday’s.  Dreary, cold and poor lighting, but that didn’t stop our visitor or intruder from hunting at the Capitol. 171 more words

Red-tailed Hawk