A view from Hawk Ridge: Human and hawk share a heartbeat during a stop on the great migration
Published 09/28/2010, Duluth News Tribune
She is 3 months old, with golden irises in her unblinking eyes. This female sharp-shinned hawk— “my” sharp-shinned hawk, but I know better — is on her way to wintering in Central America. She was born in northern Minnesota or southern Canada, was just netted and banded, and will be released in minutes.Word count: 375
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