The first book dedicated entirely to diurnal raptors in New Jersey since 1970. A guide to the natural history and identification of sixteen species of Hawks, Eagles, and Falcons. With color photos and black & white illustrations. Individual species accounts include measurements, description, range, habitat, nesting, diet, voice, and occurrence in New Jersey. The book also includes a guide to Hawk Watching in New Jersey, a glossary, and bibliography. Coverage of: Bald Eagle, Golden Eagle, American Kestrel, Merlin, Peregrine Falcon, Sharp-shinned Hawk, Cooper's Hawk, Northern Goshawk, Broad-winged Hawk, Red-shouldered Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Rough-legged Hawk, Osprey, Northern Harrier, Turkey Vulture and Black Vulture.