Dakota Raptors #2


American Bald Eagle

Long Lake National Wildlife Refuge, North Dakota

March 17, 2022



American Bald Eagles and Ring-billed Gull

Long Lake National Wildlife Refuge, North Dakota

March 23, 2022



American Bald Eagle

Burleigh County, North Dakota

March 23, 2022



Neighborhood Hawk!


Cooper's Hawk  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day- April 27, 2022



Flight Photo!


Swainson's Hawk  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 1, 2022



Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Nest Builder!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Nest Builder!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Nest Builder!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Nest Builder!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Nest Builder!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Nest Builder!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022




Swainson's Hawk  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022




Swainson's Hawk  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 5, 2022



Homemaker!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day- May 10, 2022




Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Grabbing a stick!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Taking off with stick in bill!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Transferring Stick from Bill to Claws!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Flying with Stick in Claws!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Flying with Stick in Claws- Transferred to other Leg!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Another Stick for the Nest!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Landing Stick for the Nest!


Northern Harrier  

 Burleigh County, North Dakota

May 10, 2022



Golden Eagles  

 Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota

May 17, 2022



Watchful!


Red-tailed Hawk  

 Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota


Photo of the Day- May 24, 2022




Magestic!


Swainson's Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day June 16, 2022



Red-tailed Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 1, 2022



Red-tailed Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 1, 2022



Being Escorted out of the Neighborhood!


Swainson's Hawk and Common Grackle

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day July 1, 2022



Swainson's Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 1, 2022



Swainson's Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 1, 2022



Swainson's Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota

July 1, 2022



Difficult Photo!


Sharp-shinned Hawk

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day July 27, 2022



Rare Photograph of a Juvenile in Flight!


Northern Harrier

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day August 3, 2022



National Symbol!


American Bald Eagle

Burleigh County, North Dakota


Photo of the Day August 17, 2022