Crested Caracara Sightings

Order: Falconiformes Family: Falconidae Genus: Caracara

General Information - Display Sightings - View Map - Photo Gallery - Date & Location Report - Submit Sighting Report and contribute a Crested Caracara observation for our citizen science community database.

Common Name: Crested Caracara
Record#: 5006
Location: Rockledge, FLORIDA, USA
Date Sighted: 2018-03-03 #Seen: 1
User#: Carys
View full size photo of Crested Caracara in Rockledge, FLORIDA, USASite Description: On top of my house
Comment : He was just checking out the area I suppose. Was there for about 20 min.


 
Common Name: Crested Caracara
Record#: 4833
Location: Hill Country, Texas, USA
Date Sighted: 2016-12-27 #Seen: 1
User#: Kirby
Site Description: We spotted it along Hwy 16 between Fredericksburg and Llano, Texas
Comment : It was large and appeared brown and light yellow, the brown toupee was unmistakable


 
Common Name: Crested Caracara
Record#: 4157
Location: Tucson, AZ, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-05-23 #Seen: 1
User#: Terrizona
Site Description: Sonoran Desert, Southeast Tucson, Arizona.
Comment : Single bird sighted on road eating roadkilled rabbit.


 
Common Name: Crested Caracara
Record#: 3766
Date Sighted: 2014-08-09 #Seen: 5
User#: chrissie
Site Description:
Comment : Two were in their usual tree. One was flying over. Then further down the highway on opposite side two more were on trees.


 
Common Name: Crested Caracara
Record#: 456
View full size photo of Crested Caracara in Montecristo Private Natual Reserve, Rio San Juan, NicaraguaSite Description: Seen on the rod, eat rod kills
Comment :