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    • Accipitridae
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Gray Hawk Buteo plagiatus

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

September 14, 2016 12:15 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

anowlandhisgirl

Date

January 16, 2017 04:33 PM CST

Description

I know these pictures are terrible, so it may be hard to confirm or refute....but posting anyway just to note it for myself. This bird was large, brown and white, and matched well the foraging behavior for the northern harrier as described in the Merlin bird ID app.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Short-tailed Hawk Buteo brachyurus

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

October 12, 2016 11:11 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

October 12, 2016 11:04 AM CDT

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What

Martial Eagle Polemaetus bellicosus

Observer

zelicaon

Date

August 22, 2009 06:35 AM PDT

Place

Kenya (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

ck2az

Date

January 14, 2017 04:02 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

lattedray

Date

January 14, 2017 06:30 AM PST

Description

No pics, just audible observation while out for early morning walk with the dog ... a lot of chatter across inlet ... methinks a full lake bodes well for winter residency this year ; )

Photos / Sounds

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What

Swallow-tailed Kite Elanoides forficatus

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

September 12, 2016 04:30 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni

Observer

juangill

Date

January 14, 2016 11:08 AM MST

Place

México (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos

Observer

ghanda

Date

January 14, 2017 11:42 AM PST

Description

Golden Eagle, Surprise Valley, Modoc Co., CA. Photo by J.R.

Photos / Sounds

What

Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

September 12, 2016 11:14 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Mississippi Kite Ictinia mississippiensis

Observer

aureliomolinahdz

Date

September 12, 2016 11:11 AM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Accipitridae, one of the two major families within the order Accipitriformes (the diurnal birds of prey), are a family of small to large birds with strongly hooked bills and variable morphology based on diet. They feed on a range of prey items from insects to medium-sized mammals, with a number feeding on carrion and a few feeding on fruit. The Accipitridae have a cosmopolitan distribution, being found on all the world's continents (except Antarctica) and...

No range data available.
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