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State Raptor, New Hampshire Almanac

In 2019, the 8th Grade class from the Lincoln Akerman School in Hampton Falls were responsible for getting the red tailed hawk named as the state raptor.

red tailed hawk

State Raptor


In 2019, the General Court adopted the red tailed hawk as the official state raptor; RSA 3:30.

The New Hampshire Almanac is compiled by the New Hampshire State Library from state statutes and other sources as noted.

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