with bare (featherless) reddish skinned head.
Voice: Hissing noises
Range: Breeds over entire US except Alaska. Winters in the Southwest and in the East Coast
south of New Enlgand to Florida and the Gulf.
Turkey Vultures are carrion eating scavengers. Natures road kill removal service. We had
occasionally seen Turkey Vultures soaring overhead but never pearched in a tree or on the
ground. Guess we were kind of lucky getting these photos, unlike 'boo-hoo' kitty in the
pictures to the right.