Hawaiian Hawk (Buteo solitarius)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
This graceful bird of prey measures 16 to 18 inches in length, the female being larger. Two color phases exist: a dark phase (dark brown head, breast, and underwings), and a light color phase (dark head, light breast and light underwings). Feet and legs are yellowish in adults and greenish in immatures.
- States/US Territories in which the Hawaiian Hawk, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Hawaii
- US Counties in which the Hawaiian Hawk, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
- USFWS Refuges in which the Hawaiian Hawk, Wherever found is known to occur:
Hakalau Forest National Wildlife Refuge
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|1967-03-11||Pacific Region (Region 1)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|1984-05-09||Hawaiian Hawk Recovery Plan||View Implementation Progress||Final|
» Critical Habitat
No critical habitat rules have been published for the Hawaiian Hawk.
» Conservation Plans
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