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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RECOVERING Goshawks were hunted to near extinction, but their numbers have been growing stronger at Kielder since the 1960s
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In addition, he showed a negative correlation between the Ruffed Grouse cycle and counts of migrating goshawks (from Hawk Ridge, Whitefish Point Bird Observatory, Wisconsin Christmas Bird Counts, and the Wisconsin Checklist Project; goshawk indices from all raptor count sources were correlated during their study) and Great Horned Owls (from Wisconsin Christmas Bird Counts and Wisconsin Checklist Project).
Goshawks are listed as Category A birds which means they are one of the UK's most endangered birds of prey.
At first I thought it was a buzzard but, on closer inspection, it was a goshawk riding the thermals.
In other areas gamekeepers have been known to rid land of goshawks as the birds have been known to snatch pheasants.
Conservation officer Tim Melling, who is based at the charity's Denby Dale site, said the disappearance of the goshawks and peregrine falcons was serious.
Six group 2 goshawks lost weight (range of weight loss = 9%-37% of body weight at release), and 1 group 2 goshawk died with no significant findings at necropsy apart from emaciation.
An investigation by Merseyside police and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds traced the goshawk found at O'Connor's home to a nest in Hagg Side in Derbyshire's Peak District, where one chick and an egg had been left behind.
Join local expert Martin Davison on a spring walk to see the sky dance display flight of the Goshawks.
With a wingspan of up to 60 inches, you'd expect a goshawk to be soaring high over the beautiful Welsh countryside.
Electrodynamics, Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of L-3 Communications, has been a major supplier of Flight Data Recorders and Crash Survivable Memory Units for tactical military aircraft including the Lockheed Martin F/A-22, the Saab JAS-39, the B-1B and B-2 bombers, and the Boeing T-45 Goshawk.