Your Majesty: This is only a juvenile Galapagos Hawk.  Imagine what her mama looks like!
Your Majesty: This is only a juvenile Galapagos Hawk. Imagine what her mama looks like!Courtesy Wikipedia Commons

The University of Minnesota's Raptor Center Director and former Buzz Scientist on the Spot, Julia Ponder, is heading to the Galapagos Islands to preserve the rare Galapagos Hawk.

What's the Raptor Center? Who is Julia Ponder? Where're the Galapagos Islands? And, what's so special about the Galapagos Hawk?

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Anonymous says:

Oh my goodness, that is one large Galapagos Hawk. They are such magnificant creatures. Thank you for the beautiful photo.

posted on Mon, 11/08/2010 - 4:14pm

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