My doorman excitedly told me late this afternoon that there was a hawk perched on a tree diagonally across from our building on the Upper West Side.
I had to have a look, and now you can see the best that I could manage with my little camera.
The raptor was dining on a pigeon, the lower half of which had fallen to the ground beneath the tree limb.
What made this afternoon different from all other afternoons was that the (white-tailed?) hawk had changed trees from the next one down the street, according to a nearby resident. Apparently, it has been hanging around the neighborhood for a couple of months.
As for my dinner, you can be sure it won’t be any kind of fowl. Not tonight.
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
Senior Vice President
Charles Rutenberg Realty
127 E. 56th Street
New York, NY 10022