Observation ID: 87704

Submitted by oligrupp on Fri, 12/17/2021 - 22:40
Red-Tailed Hawk
Identification Confidence
somewhat confident
Observation Date / Time

Noticed someone looking at animal on road shoulder-unsure if they hit it. When I turned around, the animal was this hawk that appeared dead, but still breathing. Hawk slowly improved and was able to stand after several hours. Will be transported to Bird Rescue of Sonoma. 

Travel Frequency
Estimated Time Since Impact
definitely less than 3 hours
Carcass Position
road shoulder
Roadway Speed Limit
55 mph
Road Type
state / rural highway

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