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    • Accipiter gentilis
  • French
    • autour des palombes
  • Spanish
    • Gavilán azor
  • English
    • Northern Goshawk
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    • NOGO

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Observer

archiverde

Date

May 15, 2012

Description

Bello ejemplar (hembra) en lo alto de un árbol en el parque. Identificado por descarte y tamaño un par de años después.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

kpmcfarland

Date

June 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Adult defensive. Photo taken from afar.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

kylejones

Date

June 28, 2014 12:36 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

adamdv18

Date

May 11, 2013 06:51 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

corbanhemphill

Date

August 1, 2012

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

soulore

Date

March 18, 2014 04:32 PM PDT

Description

Flowerly Trail hunt flight through the trees

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

dhobern

Date

March 4, 2014 08:15 AM CET

Description

Landed in tree and was chased off by two Hooded Crows. Accipiter at least as large as crows and with bulkier appearance. Presumed to be a male.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

rwp84

Date

May 21, 1972

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

smnhc

Date

November 15, 2012 01:11 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

joyvol76

Date

December 27, 2013

Place

Sequim WA (Google, OSM)

Description

Large hawk top of conifer
clear facial features
gave out warning sound and then flew downward with firm wing beats

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

joyvol76

Date

December 27, 2013

Place

Sequim WA (Google, OSM)

Description

Large hawk top of conifer
clear facial features
gave out warning sound and then flew downward with firm wing beats

Photos / Sounds

What

NOGO Accipiter gentilis

Observer

zcota

Date

December 16, 2013

Description

Upset several nearby raven which were notably smaller.

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Description from Wikipedia

The Northern Goshawk /ˈɡɒs.hɔːk/ (Old English: gōsheafoc, "goose-hawk"), Accipiter gentilis, is a medium-large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes other diurnal raptors, such as eagles, buzzards and harriers. As a species in the Accipiter genus, the goshawk is often considered a "true hawk".

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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.