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Cooper's Hawk

Accipiter cooperii

2 Species ID Suggestions

Cooper's Hawk
Accipiter cooperii
Sharp-Shinned Hawk
Accipiter striatus

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1 Comment

Liam 9 years ago

It's a Cooper's Hawk. Sharpie's hold their wings with the wrist pointed forward, while Coops often hold their wings in a way that gives them a cross-like shape.

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Spotted on Feb 25, 2012
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