Adult Goshawk

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Colouring Brown-grey upper,barred white-grey lower
Voice Nasal, similar to woodpecker
Feeds on Small birds, rabbits & squirrels
Flight Direct with deep wingbeats
Nesting Tree
Social Family Groups
Adult Goshawk
Also Known As ..
Northern Goshawk
Page Last Updated 2/9/2020 10:25:03 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Species Accipiter gentilis
Category Birds of Prey
StdName Northern Goshawk
Vital Statistics
Length 18.9 to 24.0 ins
Weight 17.7 to 47.8 ozs
Wingspan 37.4 to 49.2 ins
Lifespan 1 to 20 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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