Upset several nearby raven which were notably smaller.
Late afternoon in spruce woods above Elbow Creek, windy sun
Swooped through pines by pond below Divide last night here about 6, sky clearing
Pair active, maybe nested, around Deadman Lake; cool sunny morn
Northern Goshawk Nest with Young
Adult Male. Attacked a chicken, then perched here. Returned the next day.
Short video clip of Northern Goshawk calling near nest sight.
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".