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Swainson's Hawk

Buteo swainsoni

Description:

Swainson's Hawk near nesting site with 3 fledged young.

Habitat:

High Plains

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7 Comments

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 9 years ago

WoW,, nice caught,

BillCarpenter
BillCarpenter 9 years ago

Definitely making lots of noise but seemed more like a mother yelling at her children. She just happened to look down at me for the picture. A hawks way of saying cheese.

whirl_up_sea
whirl_up_sea 9 years ago

Shocked hawk!

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

That explains the expression!

AnnvanWijgerden
AnnvanWijgerden 9 years ago

Was she making much noise? Looks like she's yelling: "You just keep away!"

geminigail
geminigail 9 years ago

Beautiful!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Great shot!

BillCarpenter
Spotted by
BillCarpenter

Laramie, Wyoming, USA

Spotted on Aug 26, 2011
Submitted on Sep 6, 2011

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