Black-Headed Grosbeak

Black-Headed Grosbeak
Black-Headed Grosbeak


The Black-Headed Grosbeak is a common visitor to much of the Western United States, where it breeds and raises its young during the summer. It migrates south during the fall, spending its winters in Mexico.


Deciduous trees and heavy brush are the preferred habitat of the Black-Headed Grosbeak. In Arizona, they Continue reading “Black-Headed Grosbeak”

Harris’s Hawk

Harris's Hawk
Harris’s Hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus)

Folks here in Tucson are fortunate to have a beautiful bird like the Harris’s Hawk living and breeding right here in our city. Tucson is located in the northern limits of this hawks range. Its range extends from the southern portions of Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas, into Mexico and South America.

The eye-catching Continue reading “Harris’s Hawk”