The Red-Tailed Hawk is one of the most popular hawks in North America. Most Red-Tailed Hawks are rich brown above and pale below, with a streaked belly and on the wing underside. Their behavior typically includes flying high in circles over an open field looking for prey.
|SCIENTIFIC NAME||BUTEO JAMAICENSIS|
|WHERE IN THE WILD?||OPEN WOODLAND, DESERT, GRASSLANDS, PASTURES OF NORTH AND CENTRAL AMERICA AND WEST INDIES|
|WHAT'S ON THE MENU?||MAMMALS, BIRDS, SNAKES|
|LIFE EXPECTANCY||21 YEARS|