(Pandion haliaetus)

Sometimes called “Fish Hawk,” the Osprey is always found near water, where it adeptly plucks out even large fish with its talons, and then always carries off its catch with the fish pointing head-forward for optimum aerodynamic flight. It readily nests on man-made platforms.

This entry was posted in Ospreys (Pandionidae) and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *