Land Species Imagery/Resources:
Birds of Prey
Birds of Prey
This collection of images displays birds of prey in the wild, a beautiful slideshow.
See Your Neighborhood on a Map!
Enter the name of your town, zoom in on your neighborhood.
Distance Between 2 Points
If you have two lat/long points, you can get the distance between them!
Get a Topographic Map
Scroll down to "Latitude Longitude-Decimal Degrees" Simply enter the place name, or lat/long (ie. 41.221 73.490)
Start by entering the Latitude Longitude point to see the location on maps or black and white Terra satellite imagery. Use "Scale" to ZOOM in
Look anywhere in the world! Look at your house, or animal habitats from the air! This simple to use interface is exceptional, flexible and free. Click on "Satellite" on the top right. Click ZOOM-IN with the tool on th etop left of the imagery. YOU CAN ENTER LATITUDE-LONGTITUDE coordinates to see a habitat (i.e 74.5N 93.4W). YOU CAN ENTER a town name...TRY IT!
Red -Tailed Hawk Curious Facts
Detailed Red-tail info, including some very interesting facts about these birds.
Red-Tailed Hawk basics including food webs, human impacts, and hawk calls!
Hawk Watch International
Plenty of Hawk info, including satellite tagging. To find this information, follow the link and then click on the Satellite Telemetry Program at the bottom left.
Western North Carolina Nature Center -- Red Tailed Hawk
Red-tailed hawk information including species descriptions, life histories, behaviors and habitats.
Red-tailed Hawk Species Information
Classification, geographic distribution, habits, and habitat information about the red-tailed hawk.
Red-Tailed Hawk Basics
Basic information including diet and habitat.
Cornell Lab - All About Birds -- Red Tailed Hawk
Photos and information about Red-Tails.
Satellite Tracking Links
Lots of links to Black Scoter information.
USGS -- Atlantic Seaduck Project (all Scoters)
A very complete site about the scoter lifestyle as well as flyways and satellite telemetry.
Surf Scoter Basics
Basic information on the Surf Scoter
Natural History of the Surf Scoter
Good information on the surf scoter, including flyways.
Cornell Lab - All About Birds - Black Scoter
Great information about Black Scoter range, identification, sounds, habitat, threats, and more!
Cornell Lab - All About Birds - Surf Scoter
Detailed information about habitat, range, breeding, food, and more!