closeup of an adult male peregrine falcon, photo by John Hyde. The peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus), also known as the peregrine, and historically as the duck hawk in North America, is a widespread bird of prey in the family Falconidae. A large, crow-sized falcon, it has a blue-grey back, barred white underparts, and a black head.

Closeup of an adult male Peregrine Falcon. The peregrine falcon is a widespread bird of prey in the family Falconidae. A large, crow-sized falcon, it has a blue-grey back, barred white underparts, and a black head.

Falcons are medium sized birds of prey found all across the world although falcons tend to prefer the more temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. More

Falcons are medium sized birds of prey found all across the world although falcons tend to prefer the more temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. This one is a Gyrfalcon

A Formidable Bird of Prey ~ The Eurasion Eagle-Owl.

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Bubo bubo, the Eurasian Eagle-owl, in a spectacular photo by Czech wildlife photographer Robert Adamec.

Ornate hawk-eagle (Spizaetus ornatus) is a bird of prey from the tropicalAmericas. Like all eagles, it is in the family Accipitridae. This species is notable for its vivid colors, which differ markedly between adult and immature birds.  This is a medium-large raptor.

Ornate hawk-eagle (Spizaetus ornatus) is a bird of prey from the tropicalAmericas. Like all eagles, it is in the family Accipitridae. This species is notable for its vivid colors, which differ markedly between adult and immature birds. This is a medium-l

Harpy Eagle is one of the world's largest & most powerful birds of prey living in the tropical rainforests of Central & South America

The Harpy Eagle is a Neotropical species of eagle. It is the largest raptor found in the Americas, and among the largest extant species of eagles in the world- it looks like Buckbeak from Harry Potter!

The Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) is a bird of prey that breeds throughout most of North America, from western Alaska and northern Canada to as far south as Panama and the West Indies, and is one of the most common hawks in North America. (Photo Dave Van de Laar)

The Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) is a bird of prey that breeds throughout most of North America, from western Alaska and northern Canada to as far south as Panama and the West Indies, and is one of the most common hawks in North America.

Birds of Prey - Snowy Owl in flight. What a beautiful sight. - photo by Studebaker Studio

Birds of Prey - Snowy Owl in flight. What a beautiful sight. - photo by Studebaker Studio

Grey goshawk of Australia (white morph) - the only pure-white bird of prey that is not a result of albinism.

Grey goshawk of Australia (white morph) - the only pure-white bird of prey that is not a result of albinism. I felt truly privileged to see one land on the tree branch outside my window.

The Harris's Hawk or Harris Hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus) formerly known as the Bay-winged Hawk or Dusky Hawk, is a medium-large bird of prey which breeds from the southwestern United States south to Chile and central Argentina. Birds are sometimes reported at large in Western Europe, especially Britain, but it is a popular species in falconry and these records almost certainly all refer to escapes from captivity.

Breeds from the southwestern United States south to Chile & central Argentina. Birds are reported at large in western Europe, especially Britain, records almost certainly all referto escapes from captivity.

Bird of prey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Range of wings RT Bird of prey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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