Florida Hawks: 7 Species of Hawks in Florida

Florida Hawks

Hawks are predatory raptors that hunt and consume smaller animals, snakes, and frogs. They can detect ultraviolet light, which helps them hunt down their prey. For tiny hawks like the Cooper’s Hawk and Sharp-shinned Hawk, look for them in the forest; for larger hawks, look for them on marshes, open grassland, or rocky mountains. Red-shouldered … Read more

Texas Hawks: 7 Different Species of Hawks in Texas

Texas Hawks

Have you ever wondered why there are so many different kinds of birds flying around in Texas, especially during the winter? Due to its huge size and position close north of Mexico, Texas is home to a variety of migrating birds, both year-round and seasonal. Different kinds of hawks are among the most frequent birds … Read more

California Hawks: 9 Different Species of Hawks in California

california hawks

Besides being arguably the most influential region for Hollywood, water sports, and hot coastlines, California also has a plethora of birding options. The state is home to a variety of hawk species. When you consider California’s various habitats, such as the Mojave Desert, inland marshes, the fog-shrouded redwood rainforests, and parched chaparral, this comes as … Read more

9 Different Species of Hawks in Georgia

Hawks in Georgia

Georgia is a beautiful state with diverse natural settings that attracts a broad assortment of species, including black bears, coyotes, and foxes, as well as alligators, sea turtles, and rattlesnakes. But, let us be honest, Georgia has a diverse bird population. As of July 2019, the Checklist and Records Committees of the Georgia Ornithological Society … Read more