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Turkey vultures have a heightened sense of smell, allowing it to detect carcasses before other larger scavengers.
Weight: 2 to 4.5 pounds; Length: 26 to 32 inches; Wingspan: 67 to 72 inches
Carrion, occasionally will kill and eat small mammals
Wide variety, anywhere they can find carrion food supply
Range in the Wild:
Southern Canada to the southern-most part of South America, and is currently expanding further north
Listed as Least Concern.
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