The Shoebill (Balaeniceps rex) also known as Whalehead or Shoe-billed Stork. The adorable, absolutely fantastic Shoebill is a very large stork-like bird. It lives in tropical east Africa in large swamps from Sudan to Zambia
The Red-tailed Hawk is a bird of prey known in the U. as the chicken-hawk, tho it rarely preys on standard sized chickens. It breeds in most of North America, from W Alaska & N Canada as far south as Panama & the West Indies.
Looks prehistoric! One of the largest and most striking birds in the world--the Cassowary (Indo-Pacifc). This remarkable species can grow to 6 feet, weigh 120 lbs., and can easily kill a human. Beautiful but scary! (Cornell Lab of Ornithology)
The ornate hawk-eagle is a bird of prey from the tropical Americas. Like all eagles, it is in the family Accipitridae. This species is notable for its vivid colors, which differ markedly between adult and immature birds. Wikipedia Scientific name: Spizaetus ornatus Higher classification: Spizaetus Did you know: The ornate hawk-eagle is an arresting bird of prey, with strikingly coloured plumage, piercing golden eyes , and a sharp, hooked bill capable of tearing flesh and breaking bones…