hawk

In the foreground, a speckled white and dark brown or black bird of prey staring directly into the camera on a ledge. In the background, water, a woodlands, a field of grass, another woodlands and blue skies. In the distance, buildings.

In April 2021, this hawk, perched on a ledge on the 14th floor of Wilson Hall, stared at the Al Dyer, the photographer, on the other side of the window.

Animal rescue

(2/3) Michael Pfaff and Jason Hartman cover the hawk with a sweater. nature, animal, bird, hawk, red-tailed hawk, people, wildlife Photo: Jon Ylinen

n Aug. 24, Jon Ylinen and Katie Swanson were driving from Site 38 to Wilson Hall when they found a hawk sitting on the side of the road. The hawk wasn’t moving, so Ylinen parked, got out of the truck and walked toward it. The hawk hopped into the brush, so he called Roads and Grounds.

Rescue hawk

Throwback to a few years ago: At the Fermilab rail head, a red-tailed hawk was found by Tom Miller suffering from a bad wing, rendering it unable to fly. Jim Kalina took the hawk to the vet for help with its injuries. nature, wildlife, animal, bird, hawk, red-tailed hawk Photo: Byron Wagner

At the Fermilab rail head, a red-tailed hawk suffers a bad wing, rendering it unable to fly. Roads and Grounds took the hawk to the vet for help with its injuries.