Cooper's Hawk @ by : joaquin paredes --- I found this Cooper's Hawk standing in the shallow water. I was thinking that the bird was going to take a bath as I had previously witnessed, but instead just cleaned his backside and tail feathers, The picture
GYRFALCON (Falco rusticolus) in Malayalam - The largest falcon in the world, the Gyrfalcon breeds in arctic and subarctic regions of the northern hemisphere. It preys mostly on large birds, pursuing them in breathtakingly fast and powerful flight.
Jackal Buzzard (Buteo rufofuscus) is a cm long African bird of prey. The taxonomy on this species is confusing, with some taxonomists considering this species, the Archer's Buzzard, and the Augur Buzzard to be the same superspecies.