Thursday, February 20, 2014

Un-welcoming committee

Not everyone is happy to have hawks building a nest in their neighborhood.

For instance, these two blue jays.

Red tail and blue jays

I couldn't catch the exact moment, but the jay on the lower branch stabbed the hawk in the head with its beak before flying off.  

Red tail and blue jays

I guess we know who won't be invited to the house-warming party!

See more hawk photos on my Flickr page:
City hawks 1
City hawks 2

Previous hawk posts.


  1. Wow Wow Wow Your photos are fabulous!

  2. that breaking of branches is very cool. the first time i saw that, i thought 'wth is that rthawk up to, sitting on branches that break?'.