I observed this Red-tail Hawk in Garland, Texas. The hawk was flying low over a parking lot. As I made my way to my car, the hawk flew past me and landed on a near by streetlight. He stayed there long enough for just a few pictures. From there he flew over to the top of a nearby building, and landed in a place where he was no longer visible.

The part of Garland that this observation was made in is mostly made up of warehouses, industries, and business parks. It is a very urbanized environment.

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County Dallas
City Garland
Date October 19, 2011
Time of Day Afternoon
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Commercial-Industrial/Warehouse
Type of Behavior Surveying
Gender Uncertain
Maturity Adult
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Red-tailed Hawk Observation Location