Get 25% off all account upgrades from April 17 – 21! Get 25% off all account upgrades from April 17 – 21! More Easter Deals

The Black Kite is a medium-sized bird of prey.They are opportunistic hunters and are more likely to scavenge. They spend a lot of time soaring and gliding in thermals in search of food. Their angled wing and distinctive forked tail make them easy to identify. This kite is widely distributed through the temperate and tropical parts of Eurasia and parts of Australasia and Oceania, with the temperate region populations tending to be migratory. Several subspecies are recognized and formerly had their own English names. The European populations are small, but the South Asian population is very large.

Discover more inspiring photos like this one.

Download the FREE 500px app Open in app