Widespread in wetlands and adjacent open country in
temperate and tropical Australia; sometimes forages over grasslands or
farmlands but rarely far from water. Partially migratory.
The Australian Bird Guide, Peter Menkhorst et al
|Classifications:||Bird, forest and grassland|
|Family:||Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks & Eagles)|
|Information sources:||Photo 1 taken at Gen Isla by Marlis Schoeb : Photo 2 taken at Tedlands by Robert Werner|