Common and Species Name
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Recording of the Bird's Voice
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Photo of the Bird
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Owls, Raptors and Soaring Birds

Common and Species Name
Click on the Common Name to open
Cornell Lab of Ornithology's
All About Birds web site

Photo of the Bird
Attribution is in the caption!

Audio clip of the bird's voice
If we have a recording...

Cooper's Hawk
Accipiter cooperii
By Dori (Own work) [GFDL (www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0-us (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/us/deed.en)], via Wikimedia Commons
Red-shouldered Hawk
Buteo lineatus
By Don DeBold [CC-BY-SA-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Red-tailed Hawk
Buteo jamaicensis
By Photo (c)2007 Derek Ramsey (Ram-Man) (Own work (Own Picture)) [GFDL 1.2 (www.gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/fdl-1.2.html)], via Wikimedia Commons
White-tailed Kite
Elanus leucurus
(no recording available)
By Dsearls (Flickr) [CC-BY-SA-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
American Kestrel
Falco sparverius
Dave Menke [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
Great Horned Owl
Bubo virginianus
By Art Siegel (http://flickr.com/photos/artolog/394412417/) [CC-BY-SA-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Barn Owl
Tyto alba
While not often directly observed, feathers and pellets are frequently found on trails under Oak groves.
By Steve Garvie from Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland (Barn Owl (Tyto alba)) [CC-BY-SA-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
(no recording available)
By Mike Baird from Morro Bay, USA [CC-BY-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
American Crow
Corvus brachyrhynchos
(no recording available)
By Jack Wolf from Albany, California, USA (American crow Uploaded by berichard) [CC-BY-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Common Raven
Corvus corax
In the air, Ravens will glide and soar, while Crows are almost always actively flying (flapping).
By David Hofmann (Flickr) [CC-BY-2.0 (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons