Page 1. Peregrine Falcon. A swift falcon with long pointed wings, the crow-sized peregrine hunts birds in open areas. American Kestrel (top) Merlin (bottom) Osprey. Northern Goshawk. Cooper's Hawk (top) Sharp-shinned Hawk (bottom) Broad-winged.
Eagles, Hawks, Harriers, and Osprey of New York. . the majestic symbol of a powerful nation, the bald eagle is recovering from being an endangered species.
Species in This Family. White-tailed Kite. Swallow-tailed Kite. Golden Eagle. Snail Kite. Mississippi Kite. Northern Harrier. Sharp-shinned Hawk. Cooper's Hawk.
Birds of Prey (Falconidae et Accipitridae). Birds of New York. Photography by Roman T. Brewka.
In New York City, red-tailed hawks have been spotted soaring over Fifth. Put pictures or decals on windows to prevent red-tailed hawks from crashing into them .