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  • Scientific Names
    • Accipiter gentilis
  • French
    • autour des palombes
  • Spanish
    • Gavilán azor
  • English
    • Northern Goshawk
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    • NOGO
  • Portuguese
    • Açor

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

trosenmeier

Date

March 7, 2014 10:48 AM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

It was hunting (unsuccessfully) shrews and voles under a suet feeder.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

speedy

Date

January 17, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

sara4

Date

December 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

speedy

Date

January 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

ndodge

Date

November 18, 2014 05:24 PM EST

Description

Killed a chicken and decided to spend the cold night under the coop! Eat up buddy!

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

speedy

Date

November 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

fizzle37

Date

October 18, 2014 06:24 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

kweintraub

Date

September 27, 2014 05:05 PM PDT

Description

Goshawk fly by, heading downhill, while I was hiking uphill.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

speedy

Date

August 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis) Accipiter gentilis

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

August 19, 2014 01:29 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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.

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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.