Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Cooper's Hawk

Accipiter cooperii

1 Species ID Suggestions

Cooper's Hawk
Accipiter cooperii


Sign in to suggest organism ID

4 Comments

Cody.conway
Cody.conway 7 years ago

Pale nape can be indicative, but it is not as accurate.

EvaSeifert
EvaSeifert 7 years ago

I was thinking Coopers too, due to the rounded tail feathers. Thanks everyone!

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

and the pale nape too?

Cody.conway
Cody.conway 7 years ago

Seemingly larger size. And the somewhat apparent variation to tail feather length is indicative of Cooper's.

EvaSeifert
Spotted by
EvaSeifert

Colorado, USA

Spotted on Jan 24, 2013
Submitted on Jan 24, 2013

Related Spottings

Accipiter nisus Accipiter nisus Shikra Shikra

Nearby Spottings

Hummingbird Metallic Green Sweat Bee Longhorned Bee House Finch
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors