This darkly colored juvenile Red-tailed Hawk can be reliably observed on this tree almost every evening between 6:00 pm and sunset. I stopped by at dusk the day after rain had passed through the area. The lingering clouds combined with the sunset to create some dramatic backdrops.

While I was photographing, the hawk flew from one tree to another and then back again.

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County Denton
City Carrollton
Date Apr 4, 2012
Time of Day Dusk
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Partly Cloudy
Habitat Recreation-Park
Type of Behavior Surveying
Gender Uncertain
Maturity Juvenile
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Red-tailed Hawk Observation Location