Ferruginous Hawk Photographs © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Adult Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder county, Colorado, 2/07.

Adult Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder county, Colorado, 1/07.

Adult Ferruginous Hawk, Weld County, Colorado, 12/06.

Juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 12/06.

Juvenile Ferruginous Hawk taking flight, Las Vegas NWR, New Mexico, 11/05. Note full crop on this bird.

Juvenile Ferruginous Hawk (same bird as above), Las Vegas NWR, New Mexico, 11/05.

Juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Las Vegas NWR, New Mexico, 11/05.

Adult Ferruginous Hawk, Adams County, Colorado, 2/05.

Adult light-morph Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 12/04.

Adult light-morph Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 12/04.

Adult light-morph Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 12/04.

Adult light-morph Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 1/04.

Adult light-morph Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 1/04.

Juvenile light-morph Ferruginous Hawk flight shot, South Dakota, 12/03.

Adult light-morph Ferruginous Hawk flight shot, Boulder County, Colorado, 12/03.

Adult dark-morph Ferruginous Hawk flight shot, Sedgwick County, Colorado, 10/03.

Dark morph juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 2/03.

Back view of dark morph juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 2/03.

Dark morph juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder County, Colorado, 2/03. The warmer tones of the bib and head indicate juvenile plumage.

Light juvenile Ferruginous Hawk getting ready for takeoff, Boulder Reservoir area, Colorado, 1/24/03.

Same light juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder Reservoir area, Colorado, 1/24/03.

Head close-up of light juvenile Ferruginous Hawk, Boulder Reservoir area, Colorado, 1/24/03.

Light Adult Ferruginous Hawk, Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado, 11/27/02.

Same Ferruginous Hawk, Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado, 11/27/02.

Light Adult Ferruginous Hawk underside, Boulder, Colorado. (Good look at long yellow gape extending under eye.)

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org