Periferia Presa Constitución 1917
San Juan del Río, Querétaro- México
Laura Uribe – Grupo Vasconcelos
4 of them soared by about 10:00 trying to catch a thermal
Was sitting on a post when I first saw it. then it flew and tried to catch something in the grass. didn't ever see any prey
Hawk cruising the Meadow and scared the ducks
The Accipitriformes is an order that has been proposed to include most of the diurnal birds of prey: hawks, eagles, vultures, and many others, about 225 species in all. For a long time, the majority view has been to include them with the falcons in the Falconiformes, but some authorities have recognized a separate Accipitriformes. A recent DNA study has indicated that falcons are not closely related to the Accipitriformes, being instead related to parrots and...