The turkey vulture (Cathartes aura), also known in some North American regions
as the turkey buzzard (or just buzzard), and in some areas of the Caribbean as ...
Learn how to identify Turkey Vulture, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls,
and watch videos. If you've gone looking for raptors on a clear day, your heart ...
A familiar sight in the sky over much of North America is the dark, long-winged
form of the Turkey Vulture, soaring high over the landscape. Most birds are ...
Did you know? The Turkey Vulture is one of the few birds able to use its sense of
smell to locate food. Turkey Vultures don't have a voicebox. They can't sing or ...
The most widespread vulture in North America, the turkey vulture is locally called
“buzzard” in many areas. A turkey vulture standing on the ground can, at a ...
With a bright, pinkish-red head, brownish-black plumage and a two metre
wingspan, the turkey vulture is a highly distinctive bird of prey. The head is almost
All about the Turkey Vulture, its scientific names, common names, description,
behavior, range, habitats and life cycle.
turkey vulture; catartes aura; Birds of Northern Virginia, as described by the
Prince William Conservation Alliance.
Turkey Vulture habitat, behavior, diet, migration patterns, conservation status,
Vultures feed exclusively on carrion. Most scientists now believe turkey vultures
and black vultures are more closely related to storks than to other raptors.