Wild Turkey in the New Year
Pale Male on Saturday

Red-Shouldered Hawks in the Everglades

Red-Shouldered Hawks are rare visitors to Central Park, so it was a pleasure to see them in the Everglades over my Christmas/New Year's break while visiting Florida.

The first four photographs are of a juvenile bird, then some of two adults.  The last two are of an attack on an egret by a Red-shouldered Hawk at the Shark Valley Visitor's Center.  (I was the only one among about 30 visitors who noticed the attack.  I guess people being unaware of nature isn't only limited to the city!)

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