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Cochise, Arizona, United States
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White-tailed Kite

Elanus leucurus

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Mostly white, small hawk. Gray wings and back with black shoulders. Hovers over open areas in search of mice, snakes, and other prey. Perches atop tall vegetation in open landscapes including coastal plains and agricultural areas.

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