An Accipiter Preying On Rodents Instead Of Small Birds

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Yesterday morning was my first experience with an Accipiter preying on rodents instead of the small birds that they’re best known for eating. […]

The Function of Ocelli (false eyes) In Raptors

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Some falcons, hawks and owls have two ocelli (eye-like patches or “false eyes”) on the back of their head. Their function may not be as presumed. […]