Category Archives: Cooper’s Hawk

Cooper’s Hawk On The Prowl

With the increase in bird activity around the feeders I guess it’s no surprise that a predator would show up.  This is a Cooper’s Hawk and it tried most of the day to find a meal and was unsuccessful. I first saw this Hawk early in the morning.  It was perched high in a Pine […]

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Juvenile Sharp-Shinned Hawk Stalking Prey On My Fence

Update:  This may not be a Cooper’s Hawk after all.  It might be a Sharp-Shinned Hawk. Confirmed:  It’s a Sharp-Shinned Hawk. I’m telling you, something weird is going on.  I had a field day today with the variety of birds.  I haven’t really changed anything in my backyard recently, yet the variety of birds appearing […]

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