Red-tailed Hawk References
(Buteo jamaicensis)

Below are Red-tailed Hawk references we have used to reference information on the Red-tailed Hawk and Red-tailed Hawk Subspecies pages.

Please check back from time to time, as we will be adding additional Red-tailed Hawk references.

Bent, A.C. 1937. Life Histories of North American birds of prey. U.S. National Museum Bulletin. 167:147-165. Wash. D.C.

Brown. L. and D. Amadon. 1968. Eagles, hawks and falcons of the world. McGraw-Hill; New York.

Call. M.W. 1978. Nesting Habitats and Surveying Techniques for Common Western Raptors. Tech. Note TN-316. Bureau of Land Management. Denver Service Center.

Clark, W.S. and B.K. Wheeler. 1987. A Field Guide to Hawks of North America. The Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin. Boston.

Ehrlich, P.R., D.S. Dobkin and D. Wheye. 1988. The Birder's Handbook. A Field Guide to the Natural History of North American Birds. Simon and Schuster. New York.

Friedmann, H.F. 1950. The Birds of North and Middle America. Pt. XI. U.S. Natl. Mus. Bull. 50:1-793. Wash. D.C.

Johnsgard, P.A. 1990. Hawks, Eagles & Falcons of North America. Smithsonian. Wash. D.C.

Klimkiewicz, M. K. 2008. Longevity Records of North American Birds. Version 2008.1. Patuxent Wildlife Research Center. Bird Banding Laboratory. Laurel MD.

Snyder, N.F.R and J.W. Wiley. 1976. Sexual Size Dimorphism in Hawks and Owls in North America. American Ornithologists Union, Ornithological Monograph no. 20.

Storer. R.W. 1962. Variation in the Red-tailed Hawks of Southern Mexico and Central America. The Condor. 64: 77-78.

Wheeler, B.K. and W.S. Clark. 1995. A Photographic Guide to North American Raptors. Academic Press. San Diego.

More Information about Northern Goshawks, Accipiters and Other Raptors:

Red-tailed Hawk Life History

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