Mostly a bird of open, inland habitats but wanders to
coastal regions following good seasons. Soars above agricultural machinery,
fires or livestock waiting for prey to be flushed. Pursues birds in low-level
flight, often taking mid-sized birds such as cockatoos and pigeons.
The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et al
|Classifications:||Bird, forest and grassland|
|Information sources:||Photo taken at Demoylans Lagoon by Marlis Schoeb|