Harrier hawk


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Related to Harrier hawk: marsh hawk, hen harrier, northern harrier
(Zool.) one of several species of American hawks of the genus Micrastur.

See also: Harrier

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The hawk, believed to be a Harrier Hawk because of the white feathers on its tail, was seen feeding on a seagull near the Judges Drive side of the park and was there for over an hour.
A harrier hawk and falcon are kept at the Haul Waste tip in Dunbar.
The Harrier hawk was spotted by a woman in Edge Hill as it fought to disentangle itself from the rooftop yesterday.
They include golden weavers, African harrier hawks, montane white eyes, silver-cheeked hornbills, African wood owls and many more.
Latest league results: May 11: Premier Division: Notts City Aces 36-39 Mollbuzzers, Harrier Hawks 41-28 Papura Ferns.
In fact, the birds where common harrier hawks which farmer Grant Michael Teahan had trapped, spray-painted red, then released as a prank, the Dennevirk District Court was told.
The friendly staff gave us the guided tour, starting with the harrier hawks, officially the most popular bird in British falconry.
LOUGHBOROUGH Town netball league latest results: April 6: Premier Division: Harrier Hawks 20-47 Charnwood Rut, Notts City Aces 61-25 Bandits.
LOUGHBOROUGH Town netball league, latest results: February 23: Premier Division: Mollbuzzers 37-31 Papura Verns, Charnwood Rut 2 54-27 Harrier Hawks. Division One: Scorpions Black 36-29 Sence Valley, Scorpions Red 38-34 Coalville Comets.
At the school of falconry we soon donned our gauntlets and watched in awe as harrier hawks took flight and returned to our arms with power and precision once we proffered a little red meat - a beautiful sight.