Classification
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  • English
    • Hawks, Eagles, Vultures, and Allies
  • Scientific Names
    • Accipitriformes
    • Cathartiformes
  • Spanish
    • Águilas, aguilillas, milanos, y zopilotes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

naturenut

Date

October 21, 2014

Description

he was hiding in this tree before taking off

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

Observer

trodgers

Date

October 21, 2014 02:31 PM PDT

Description

black, big bird with red face

Photos / Sounds

What

Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

February 9, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

sambiology

Date

October 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cooper's hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

kentr4000

Date

October 21, 2014 10:12 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

test_biocaching1

Date

October 21, 2014 07:28 PM BST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

test_biocaching1

Date

October 21, 2014 07:28 PM BST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

patrick062011

Date

October 21, 2014 01:59 PM EDT

Description

There was a Red-tailed Hawk resting on this light post. I think it was the same one that was seen last week.
Mostly cloudy
Temperature: 48 degrees F

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

paulroose

Date

October 17, 2014

Description

Mature circling over the road.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

February 27, 2013 05:17 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

February 9, 2013 08:32 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Red-tailed Hawk Buteo jamaicensis

Observer

icosahedron

Date

October 20, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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