Here you can find information about birds of prey found regularly in Virginia. Learn about their habitat, diet, size, and more!

ORDER STRIGIFORMES

Tufted Owls

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Non-Tufted Owls

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ORDER FALCONIFORMES

HAWKS

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Falcons

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EAGLES

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ORDER CINCONIFORMES

Vultures

Vultures are not raptors, but are sometimes mistaken for hawks or eagles. Since vultures are not classified as raptors, they are not treated by RCV. If you find a vulture that needs help please call the Wildlife Rescue League hotline at (703) 440-0800 and leave a message.

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