HawkWatch International works to track the current issues affecting raptors and their habitats throughout the west, and promote the best available science to ensure raptors are afforded the protections they deserve. Learn more about our research by reviewing our past reports and publications.
Raptor Science Digest
Raptor Science Digest is a semi-quarterly publication compiled by our science staff to track current raptor issues, which is disseminated to wildlife and land managers. If you are interested in receiving this digest, enter your email below.
HWI Public Comments & Actions
Based on the latest scientific research and data, HWI makes public comments on various Environmental Impact Statements and Studies that affect raptors within our research areas. Read below for public comments we have made.
7/17/18: USFWS: Updated Collision Risk Model Priors for Estimating Eagle Fatalities at Wind Energy Facilities
USFWS has an open comment period on updating the Collision Risk Model "priors" used in calculating the number of bald and golden eagles that are likely to be taken by wind farms. The comment period closes on August 20, 2018.