The Red tailed Hawk, is a bird of prey.
It breeds throughout most of North America, from western Alaska and northern Canada
to as far south as Panama and the West Indies.
The red tailed Hawk is one of the most common buteos in North America.
Red-tailed Hawks can acclimate to all the biomes within its range.
The Red-tailed Hawk it is one of the largest members of the genus Buteo in North America.
Red-tailed Hawk typically weighing from 690 to 1600 grams (1.5 to 3.5 pounds)
and measuring 45–65 cm (18 to 26 in) in length,
with a wingspan from 110 to 145 cm (43 to 57 in).
“Red-tailed Hawk” displays sexual dimorphism in size,
with females averaging about 25% heavier than males.