raptors

Songs and calls of some New York State birds

Raptors

All sound files are mp3 files.
Images are adapted from drawings by Chester A. Reed, B. S. in Chapman.

Broad-winged Hawk
Buteo platypterus
 
A high, sharp, keen, penetrating whistle. (Chapman)
Limekiln Lake, August 1997.


Red-tailed Hawk
Buteo jamaicensis
 
An asthmatic squeal, keeer-r-r (slurring downward). (Peterson)
Long Island, April 1998.
Red-tailed Hawk mobbed by crows.
Crows mobbing a pair of Red-tails. (I edited out 6'' of my footsteps in the snow)
Long Island, January 2001.

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus
A loud screaming kee-yer, kee-yer (Chapman)
Woodbridge, Connecticut, April 2002.


Osprey Pandion haliaetus
 
 
Damariscotta Falls, Maine, April 1998.


Cooper's Hawk Accipiter cooperii
"Juvenile begs with repeated squeaky whistle kleer" (Sibley)
(Background: Red-bellied woodpeckers).
Long Island, July 2017


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Tony Phillips
Math Dept, Stony Brook University
tony at math.stonybrook.edu
July 8, 2017