This Red-tailed Hawk juvenile is frequently seen on these same bare branches. From this perch the young hawk oversees a large swath of Carrollton’s Greenbelt Park. Interesting behavior during this observation includes the hawk scratching its beak with its talons.



Observation Details

County Denton
City Carrollton
Date Apr 8, 2012
Time of Day Afternoon
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Clear
Habitat Recreation-Park
Type of Behavior Surveying
Gender Uncertain
Maturity Juvenile
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Red-tailed Hawk Observation Location