Bobwhite Quail (Colinus virginianus) - Photo by Frank Schufelt. Use to be popular for hunters in the & earlier but quail populations have been in continual decline that it's a rare bird to find these days. (NC- use to be plentiful in Surry County)
Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) can be seen sitting on telephone or power poles, as well as, fence posts along almost any road in the United States. It is the most common bird of prey and often confused with eagles soaring above the grasslands.
"The Mourning Dove is a member of the dove family (Columbidae). The bird is also called the Turtle Dove or the American Mourning Dove or Rain Dove, and formerly was known as the Carolina Pigeon or Carolina Turtledove"