Painting by the ornithological artist Louis Agassiz Fuertes (1874-1927) depicting hawks that supposedly aid conservation efforts. From top left they are: Red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), Red-shouldered hawk (Buteo lineatus), Broad-winged hawk (Buteo platypterus), Marsh hawk (a.k.a. Northern harrier, Circus cyaneus), Sparrow hawk (a.k.a. American kestrel, Falco sparverius), and an unidentified hawk. For each species an adult and a juvenile are depicted. This image was created to record the game bird activities of the New York State Conservation Commission.
Fuertes, Louis Agassiz
New York State Archives, New York (State). Conservation Dept. Photographic prints and negatives, [ca. 1904-1949], 14297-87, SARA No. 206.
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