Bird Watch: Rough Legged Hawk Sighting and Bird Count details

Spotted this week, in the neighbourhood of Collins Road, a Rough-legged Hawk.  A bird of the Northern Tundra, the rough-legged hawk comes South in wintertime, making this sighting rare. A big bird, the name "rough-legged" refers to the feathers which cover the legs to the base of the toes. One of the hawk's most recognizable traits … Continue reading Bird Watch: Rough Legged Hawk Sighting and Bird Count details