Northern Harrier

Circus hudsonius
Circus hudsonius · from Wikimedia Commons (Credit)

My Sightings

Date Location Note
Myakka River SPSeveral around the park. It was a very windy day and they were using the wind to hover over fields to catch their pray. Sort of like a Harrier jet, I wonder if that is how the jet got its name.
Honeymoon Island SP@ Honeymoon Island SP, near the end of the trails. Owl-like facial disk is indicative. Very large hawk.
-white patch above tail
Myakka@ myakka

My Photos

Date Photo
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📷 PTO_9765.JPG