North American Hawk Species

There are many species of birds called Hawks. Hawk is a term that is used for some birds of prey which are small to medium sized birds. Hawks can be found on every continent in the world except Antarctica.

The list below contains hawks which can be found in North America. Note that many of these hawks have ranges that extended outside of North America. Check out the list of North American hawk species below. Click on the hawk image or species name to see more images and details about each species of hawk.

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Animal Image Animal Name
Broad-winged Hawk
Common Black Hawk
Cooper's Hawk
Ferruginous Hawk
Grey Hawk
Harris's Hawk
Northern Goshawk
Red-shouldered Hawk
Red-tailed Hawk
Rough-legged Hawk
Sharp-shinned Hawk
Short-tailed Hawk
Swainson's Hawk
White-tailed Hawk
Zone-tailed Hawk