New England Birds of Prey

                                

 
 
 
Osprey in Flight
Credit: NASA
 
New England birds of prey, also known as raptors,
include the turkey vulture, the osprey, hawks, eagles,
falcons and owls.


Learn interesting facts about New England raptors. Includes photos, sounds, and identification tips for each bird.
 
 
  Vultures (Cathartidae)
   
 
   
  Osprey (Pandionidae)
   
  Osprey
   
  Hawks and Eagles (Accipitridae)
   
 
   
  Falcons (Falconidae)
   
 
   
  Owls (Strigiformes)
   
 
   
   
   
  New England:  Connecticut, Maine,
Massachusetts
, New Hampshire,
Rhode Island, Vermont