Northern Harrier, Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus)
From: Pierre@home.be (Pierre)
Subject: Birds of prey - PO_bop_048_Busard_Saint-Martin.jpg
Date: Tue, 10 Oct 2000 16:17:46 GMT
Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus) or Northern Harrier (in North America) is a bird of prey. It breeds throughout the northern parts of the northern hemisphere in Canada and the northernmost USA, and in northern Eurasia. This species is polytypic, with two subspecies. Marsh Hawk is a disused name for the American form.