Utah Bird Profile
 Osprey - Pandion haliaetus

Name Roots: (Gr. pan, "all"; dio, "god" - haliaeetus, "sea eagle")

In Utah:   
characteristic behaviors:
Nests in a deciduous tree or in a cliff at a height of 10-60 (0-200) feet, in a platform nest. This species is not a cowbird host. This species is a piscivore: water foot-plunger.
Habitat: Breeds in Utah in water habitat.

by Marlene Foard

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