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    • Accipitridae
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Recent observations

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Northern Harrier Circus cyaneus

Observer

pauline12

Date

May 4, 2016 11:36 AM SAST

Description

Passage de proie

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What

Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus

Observer

francescocecere

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

foto by Max Bonatti

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

hannawacker

Date

May 3, 2016 06:01 PM MDT

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What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

phlank

Date

April 10, 2016 07:46 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Flew hunting over land. Even hovered for a bit...

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

keimwj

Date

April 21, 2016 03:02 PM EDT

Description

21 Apr 2016.
Loxahatchee NWR, Palm Beach Co, FL.

Photos / Sounds

What

Sharp-shinned Hawk Accipiter striatus

Observer

rcurtis

Date

May 2, 2016 04:46 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Female dive-bombing barred owl while calling; call & pitch roughly between Cooper's and kestrel; at least third breeding season in large spruce-hemlock stand

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

vmagdaleno

Date

April 11, 2016 02:41 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

very sharp talons

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What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

rbbrummitt

Date

May 3, 2016 11:25 AM MDT

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Swainson's Hawk Buteo swainsoni

Observer

rbbrummitt

Date

May 3, 2016 11:15 AM MDT

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Broad-winged Hawk Buteo platypterus

Observer

rpayne

Date

May 3, 2016 09:49 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

julie8

Date

May 3, 2016 09:15 AM MDT
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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...

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