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Rufous Hawk

Chapter 4


March 15, 2015

Today, I saw my little buddy Rufous in this pose, which may be my favorite photo of him yet:

Rufous In the soft mists of morning, Rufous patiently waits and watches. This is his kingdom:

Several times during the week of the 15th, I was awakened by the morning serenade of the hawks.

On the afternoon of the 18th, I saw them mating.

Nest-building continues at a brisk pace.

Continue to Chapter 5: Getting Ready