goshawk


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goshawk

slate-blue, expert hunting hawk, 2 ft long with a 4 ft wingspan. A quick flyer that catches most of its prey on the wing. Called also Accipiter gentilis.
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In this study, the complete genome sequences of WNV strains derived from a 6-week-old goose, which died in 2003 during an outbreak of encephalitis in a Hungarian goose flock (strain goose-Hungary/03), and from a goshawk, which also died from encephalitis in the same region 1 year later (strain goshawk-Hungary/04), were determined, aligned, and phylogenetically analyzed.
Goshawk is an aircraft leasing vehicle managed by Investec Bank plc with capital from Investec and Asian institutional partners.
It is hard to monitor the movements of individual birds because of the elusive nature of the goshawk and its size which makes handling difficult.
The young goshawk - which can dive at a top speed of 200mph - was rescued by bird of prey expert Ade Williams, who lives near Llantrisant.
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Steven Dobrowski has a superb picture of a goshawk preparing to dive on two helpless victims while the victim is already in an owl's mouth in Phil Hack's What Mouse?
00pm) Simon King reveals Wales' most spectacular seabird colony and gives an update on the goshawk family.
The goshawk is known as the ghost of the forest and polecats are even more elusive, so we have set ourselves a real challenge, and it's all on live TV
Visitors can join Martin Davison on a Goshawk Walk to catch a glimpse of this spectacular bird of prey or meet him for a Dawn Chorus morning to hear our native birds in song.
She thought it was a crow but it turned out to be a goshawk and it was the first one of those that I had ever seen.
In California, 169,000 trees in burned areas of Eldorado National Forest to restore 10 spotted owl protected activity centers and two northern goshawk sites.
Leonard O'Connor, 35, was jailed for four months after police found a stolen goshawk during a raid at his home in Huyton.
Lloyd's underwriter Goshawk Insurance Holdings said its rates had soared following the tragedy.