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    • Cathartes aura
  • English
    • Turkey Vulture
    • Turkey Buzzard
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    • Zopilote aura
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    • TUVU

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Recent observations

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Turkey vulture Cathartes aura

Date

August 20, 2014 09:19 AM PDT

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Turkey vulture Cathartes aura

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storioates

Date

August 20, 2014 09:04 AM PDT

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No photos or sounds

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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kotenburg

Date

July 29, 2014

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Square

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turkey vulture Cathartes aura

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mhudson26

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April 22, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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tiwane

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August 14, 2014

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Square

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turkey vulture Cathartes aura

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sarahcarline

Date

August 17, 2014

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Square

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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dave-barry

Date

August 17, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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turkey vulture Cathartes aura

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dreierj

Date

April 17, 1989

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Aura (Cathartes aura) Cathartes aura

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jamo

Date

the past

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No photos or sounds

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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kotenburg

Date

July 24, 2014 12:39 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Date

August 15, 2014

Description

Flying over front entrance.

Photos / Sounds

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 15, 2014

Description

I just figured there likely weren't a whole lot of iNat entries from Boise City OK...

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Description from Wikipedia

The Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura), also known in some North American regions as the turkey buzzard (or just buzzard), and in some areas of the Caribbean as the John crow or carrion crow, is the most widespread of the New World vultures. One of three species in the genus Cathartes, in the family Cathartidae, the Turkey Vulture ranges from southern Canada to the southernmost tip of South America. It inhabits a variety of open and semi-open...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.