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Broad-winged Hawk
(Bueto platypterus)

    
        
Broad-winged Hawk
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Broad-winged Hawk Information

Length:
14 - 19"

Breeding Habitat:
 Dry deciduous or mixed forests, forest edges, forest openings; wooded edges of swamps, lakes, ponds, and streams.

Diet: Small mammals such as shrews, mice, voles, squirrels; frogs, toads, lizards, snakes, large insects, some small birds.
 
Identification tips for the Broad-winged Hawk
 
Call of the Broad-winged Hawk
 
Browse photos of the Broad-winged Hawk
 
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
 
Broad-winged Hawk Breeding Map Broad-winged Hawk Winter Map      USGS
     
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
 
Additional photos and information:

Broad-winged Hawk
Photos, physical description, taxonomy, habitat and distribution, vocalization, diet, and reproduction of this raptor. (From Wikipedia)
 
Broad-winged Hawk in Flight
Broad-winged Hawk in flight
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