Red-tailed Hawk

A world-class wilderness explorer such as myself can detect the faintest sounds in nature and immediately determine the creature making the sound. Take the rustling in the brush up ahead for example, I know it’s a squirrel; it’s the easiest sound of all to identify. I can tell by the cadence and pitch of the leaves crunching beneath his feet that it’s clearly a- GAHHH!!! Hawk!!! It’s uhh, important to note that sometimes a Red-tailed Hawk will mimic the sounds of a squirrel it’s hunting. Yeah, that’s it, and also it’s important to be careful a hawk don’t face plant into the side of your head while you’re out birding!

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