Long Island Sound Osprey
Fifth Avenue Youngster

Avenue A Fledgling

In July, I was very busy with work and then on vacation, so I didn't have much time to hawk watch.  I finally had some free time and was able to visit Avenue A and Fifth Avenue this afternoon.

Hawk Watching can be frustrating.  Most fledgings have learned to hunt and are going further and further away from their home base.  And they're becoming more independent, venturing away from siblings and parents.

So, I wasn't surprised when I only saw one fledgling briefly on the Most Holy Redeemer Church today.  That's normal for August.