Rough-legged Hawk Information
Length: 19 - 24"
Breeding: Open tundra and open mountainous areas. Prefers habitat with cliffs or rocky areas for nesting.
Winter: Farmland, marshes, dunes,
and other open country. Can sometimes
be found roosting in open coniferous woodlands.
small mammals such as mice, voles, and lemmings; sometimes, small
rabbits; birds, insects, some carrion.