Female Hen Harrier
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Characteristics
Colouring Brown body with bright buff lower, white on cheek
Voice Loud and irregular
Feeds on Small birds and voles
Flight Quick with deep wingbeats
Nesting Ground
Social Family Groups
Female Hen Harrier
Female Hen Harrier
Also Known As ..
Northern Harrier
Page Last Updated 17/11/2017 09:25:00
Base Information
Sex Female
Age Both
Status Vulnerable
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Species Circus cyaneus
Category Birds of Prey
StdName Hen Harrier
Vital Statistics
Length 43 to 50 cms
Weight 300 to 700 gms
Wingspan 100 to 120 cms
Lifespan 1 to 15 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
CHYDENESYFRYGBYIEN
Region NANNorth America
CANUSN
Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Female Hen Harrier (Species=Circus cyaneus / Standard Name=Hen Harrier)