This beauty swooped down near me a couple weeks ago. Silent as a ghost. Gorgeous female Harrier Hawk. Notice how the face is almost owl like?Flattened out. It helps them hear the critters in the grass and field. It’s also been known as an Owl hawk,or Marsh hawk.
- Its a Harrier! (queenofwildcalifornia.wordpress.com)
- Northern Harriers Hunt Bombay Hook (ayearofbirding.com)
- Prey is short at the Harrier nest… (raptorcapture.com)
- Vulture’s, Hawk’s, Caracara’s and Falcon’s (birdquest2004.wordpress.com)
- Raptors! (naturenotesnow.wordpress.com)