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Vulture is the name given to two groups of scavenging birds of prey: the New World vultures, ... The word Geier (taken from the German language) does not have a precise meaning in ornithology; it is...

Vultures - National Wildlife Federation

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Three types of vultures live in the United States: the turkey vulture, the black vulture, and the California condor. Both turkey and black vultures are faily common.

Where do vultures live? - Ask.com

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Vultures are divided into two groups based on where they live. New World vultures live in North, South and Central America and Old World vultures live in Africa, ...

Vulture | San Diego Zoo Animals

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They do not have a voice box, so they cannot make any sound except hisses and grunts. ... Bearded or lammergeier vultures live in groups of up to 25 birds.

Vulture | African Wildlife Foundation

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Where do vultures live? With such a variety of vulture species in Africa, these birds can be found in most kinds of habitats. In wooded areas, you'll find ...

How Do Vultures Find Dead Stuff? - Live Science

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Oct 12, 2012 ... Vultures sniff out their next meal from over a mile away.

Vultures - Facts, Diet & Habitat Information - Animal Corner

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There are 8 species of Vultures in Africa including the Hooded Vulture, ... Most birds of prey will feed on live prey, however, Vultures are specialized 'eaters of ...

20 Fun Facts About Vultures - Trivia - Birding and Wild Birds

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How do vultures keep cool? Why are they bald? How do they speak? Can they fight crimes? These fun vulture facts might surprise you!

turkey vulture

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Turkey Vultures eat a great deal of carrion, the more rotten the better. Some common carrion ... Turkey Vultures live in our area year-round. In the summer ...

Facts about Turkey Vultures - Kern River Preserve - Audubon

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Oct 21, 1998 ... Even the vulture babies will do this! Turkey vultures do not actually build a nest. ... Turkey vultures have been known to live up to 24 years.

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Black Vulture, Life History, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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Whereas Turkey Vultures are lanky birds with teetering flight, Black Vultures are ... Black Vultures live year-round in forested and open areas of the eastern and southern .... Information Seekers: What do Black Vultures gain from roosting?

vulture | bird | Britannica.com

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May 21, 2015 ... Vulture, any of 22 species of large, carrion-eating birds that live ... New World vultures do not build nests but lay their eggs in bare scrapes in ...

Turkey Vulture | Hawk Mountain Sanctuary: Raptor Conservation ...

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Turkey Vultures do not build nests, but rather lay their eggs in dark recesses in ... Black Vultures kill live prey more frequently, and accounts of Turkey Vultures ...