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Marsh harrier

Marsh harrier

Contrary to other species of harrier nesting in the fields, in the meadows and moors, Marsh harrier depends on the vegetation surrounding ponds and wetlands. He is the largest of all the harriers (its wingspan is 110-140 cm) and the most common. …

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Montagu's harrier

Montagu's harrier

Harriers are widespread almost all over Europe. As birds of prey, medium-sized harriers prey on small mammals and large insects. They are slightly smaller than the common buzzard. Their body is slender, wings and tail long, claws high. Wokół oczu

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Lesser spotted eagle

Lesser spotted eagle

It is almost an absolute rule, that birds of prey lay eggs one by one, every two, three days. Because the female starts brooding from the moment of laying the first egg, the second chick hatches a few days after the first hatch. Rozwój młodszych

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Greater spotted eagle

Greater spotted eagle

Some species of eagles are so similar, that it is difficult to tell them apart. This is especially true of the Greater Spotted Eagle. It is strikingly similar to the lesser spotted eagle. It differs only in the tone of the brown color. The lesser spotted eagle is brighter, szczególnie na potylicy i

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Imperial eagle

Imperial eagle

Birds of prey consume large amounts of food every day, because they spend a lot of energy in flight. Small species eat proportionally more than large ones: pustułka, weighing 180-210 g, needs a day 50 g of food (2—3 field mice), which is 25% her body weight. …

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Golden eagle

Golden eagle

In the family, the hawk eagles - a symbol of strength and royal dignity - are a separate group. The golden eagle does not bear the title of the king of birds, although he is a flight master. He can use air currents and travel long distances (do 13 km) bez uderzania

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Bielik (birkut)

Bielik (birkut)

Sexual dimorphism is less pronounced in birds of prey than in other groups of birds. In some species, the male is slightly more colorful than the female, but most often they are very similar to each other. There is, however, a difference in size: samica jest przeważnie

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Common buzzard

Common buzzard

Modern hunting science objectively deals with birds of prey, because today we know, that they are an essential element of the food chain in nature. Without them, the natural balance would be upset. Is truth, że myszołów zwyczajny może powodować znaczne szkody w zwierzynie drobnej

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Goshawk

Goshawk

It is believed, that the sexual dimorphism of the hawks, consisting of different body sizes, it is the result of adaptation to the nutritional capacity of the biotope. The male catches the sparrows in the dense treetops. A larger and stronger female than him may be interested in a duck, królikiem lub

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Sparrow hawk

Sparrow hawk

The hunting technique of daytime prey depends on the behavior of the hunted animals and the type of environment, in which the victim lives. Bald eagle and osprey are fishing, and the eagle places its prey soaring high in the air, then he dives to capture it. Sokół chwyta ptaka w