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Strange Tails

We're delighted to have a strong population of strange-tailed tyrants at the reserve. So much so that we've adopted these beautiful and endangered birds as the symbol of the Trust

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Chimango Caracara

Chimango Caracara

Milvago chimango

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This smallish hawk is very common throughout Argentina but in the Ibera Marshes it is vastly outnumbered by the larger Southern-crested Caracara.

It is predominantly brown with light brown underparts.  The tail has a dark band on the tip and the primaries are almost white.

It is called Chimango in Argentina

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