Holyoke’s little downtown hawks are almost ready to fly

(c) Greg Saulmon 2013

(c) Greg Saulmon 2013

The three chicks at the downtown Red-tailed Hawk nest have been very active the past few days, engaging in vigorous “jump flapping” and even taking little hop-flights around the nesting platform.

It’s hard to believe, but they’ll be ready to fly any day now.

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