[CT Birds] Gull chasing Red-tail Hawk?

Donna sunny19682 at comcast.net
Sat Mar 6 20:21:46 EST 2010

I've seen Herring gulls do this to an RT over the Branford River.  It was 
wild!  I might have a picture someplace of the action.

Donna Lorello

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stacy Hanks" <flybird at optonline.net>
To: "CT BIRDS" <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org>
Sent: Saturday, March 06, 2010 8:19 PM
Subject: [CT Birds] Gull chasing Red-tail Hawk?

>I have seen Crows 'mobbing' a hawk many times. But the other morning I 
>witnessed a single Gull chasing down a Red-tailed Hawk for quit a distance. 
>The Gull was crying out and diving at the Hawk. Has anyone ever seen this 
>behavior before?
> Stacy Hanks
> Milford
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