Working to preserve New Mexico’s wildlife and unique landscapes for many generations to come.

What We Do





Hawks Aloft, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization incorporated in 1994 and based in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

We work to conserve indigenous wild birds and their habitats through avian research, conservation education, raptor rescue, and cooperation with other organizations.

We believe that this work helps to preserve New Mexico’s unique landscapes and wildlife populations for many generations to come.

News from HAI

Panama Trip (Full – Waitlist Only)

30 May 2022

HAWKS ALOFT MEMBER TOUR NOVEMBER 2-12, 2023 You spoke and we listened! Discover the Darién and the River of Raptors With Hawks Aloft and Canopy Family Canopy Tower and Canopy Camp Darien, Panama $3850 All Inclusive from Panama City The first planned trip coming up! We last visited Canopy Camp Darién in 2019. Everyone agreed…


Explore Iceland: The Land Of Fire And Ice (Full – Waitlist Only)

01 Apr 2022

HAWKS ALOFT MEMBER TOUR JUNE 1 – JUNE 11, 2023 In the land of fire and ice, massive ice-blue glaciers contrast sharply with bright green meadows, black lava fields, and geothermal lagoons to create dramatic, captivating landscapes. The country’s avifauna is equally impressive: located at the junction of two oceans, it hosts a unique mix…


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Adopt a Raptor

Presenting Our Panama 2023
Gallery of Images

Our trip was planned around the mass migration of North American raptors through the isthmus of Panama, as well as a quest to find a Harpy Eagle. It was an incredible journey that far exceeded our hopes. The three primary photographers, Tom Mayer, Larry Rimer, and Gail Garber returned with a lovely assortment of images that we share with you in this gallery.

White-Necked Jacobin

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