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Broadwing hawk behavior

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about two weeks ago, a neighbor had some broadwing hawks fledge and they have left the nest now.  Seems they like my backyard and are quite noisy - but the interesting part is their behavior..my only be the new ones but...  Our back yard is full of little birds, squirrels and chipmunks and have the second brood of bluebirds about to leave their nest.  I would have thought the reason they have appeared is because it is prime hunting ground....except they spend their time digging for worms...on the ground.  Also neither they or the other wildlife seem too concerned about each other.  The other day one hawk was perched about 4 feet above the ground in a tree abut 20 ft from the house.  Meanwhile squirrels and chipmumks played below it eating birdseed that had dropped from one of my feeders.  The one squirrel went up the same tree...to the same branch as the hawk and got within 2 ft of it.......

not at all what i expected from hawks.....comments

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Can't help but think that situation will change at some point.  Broad-winged Hawks like insects, but they also like chipmunks and nesting birds.  I'm guessing the Hawks will figure it out soon enough.

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