Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Accipitridae
  • Spanish
    • Milanos, aguilillas, gavilanes y águilas
  • English
    • Hawks, Eagles, and Kites
  • Russian
    • Ястребиные
  • Belarusian
    • Ястрабіныя
  • German
    • Habichtartige

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos

Observer

chris_hass

Date

July 20, 2016 09:39 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

White-tailed Kite Elanus leucurus

Observer

mako252

Date

September 29, 2016 10:48 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites Family Accipitridae

Observer

chris_hass

Date

September 15, 2016 08:00 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

wincal

Date

September 25, 2016 01:44 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

chris_hass

Date

September 15, 2016 07:52 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

What

White-tailed Hawk Geranoaetus albicaudatus

Date

September 28, 2016 09:15 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

rjadams55

Date

September 28, 2016 05:08 PM PDT

Description

This is a juvenile Red-shouldered Hawk showing of the distinctive white crescents at the primaries.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Buzzard Buteo buteo

Observer

redhat

Date

September 25, 2016 02:05 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

aosbioblitz

Date

September 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

aosbioblitz

Date

September 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

madlevs

Date

September 29, 2016 12:13 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

juniedoom

Date

September 26, 2016 12:32 PM PDT

Description

Watched this raptor clean his kill, devour his lunch, clean his beak, defecate and fly off into the afternoon. Hawks are very skilled butchers.

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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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