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

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Recent observations

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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

cotaweaver

Date

December 16, 2013

Description

Upset several nearby raven which were notably smaller.

Photos / Sounds

What

Gavilán azor (Accipiter gentilis) Accipiter gentilis

Observer

annemirdl

Date

December 15, 2013

Place

Coyoacán (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

guacamayero

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

johndavis

Date

September 16, 2013 08:25 PM MDT

Description

Late afternoon in spruce woods above Elbow Creek, windy sun

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis

Observer

johndavis

Date

September 8, 2013 08:00 AM MDT

Description

Swooped through pines by pond below Divide last night here about 6, sky clearing

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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.