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monogamous which means "mate for life". The female hawk normally lays one to five eggs each year.The female and male hawk both will incubate the eggs for four to five weeks.After the eggs hatch they are feed until they leave the nest which takes up to six weeks.
Average life span in the wild:
Body, 18 to 26 in (45 to 65 cm); wingspan, 38 to 43 in (1.1 to 1.3 m)
24.3 to 51.5 oz (690 to 1,460 g)
Did you know?
The red-tailed hawk is displaying an aggressive posture when it holds its body and head upright while its feathers are standing erect.