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Cooper's Hawks capture birds with their feet and kill them by repeated squeezing. They have even been known to drown their prey. Three Cooper's Hawks were found in Central Park in this year's Bird Count.

Cooper's Hawks capture birds with their feet and kill them by repeated squeezing. They have even been known to drown their prey. Three Cooper's Hawks were found in Central Park in this year's Bird Count.(I had a Cooper's Hawk on my NYC terrace February

Accipiter-cooperii-01 - Cooper's hawk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Cooper's Hawk - Accipiter cooperii - Native to the North American continent, this raptor of the family Accipitridae is found from southern Canada to northern Mexico. As in many birds of prey, the female is the larger of the sexes

Cooper's Hawk  If you see a hawk near your bird feeder, it's probably a Cooper's Hawk. They feed on small birds, giving new meaning to 'bird feeder.'

Cooper's Hawk, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Coopers Hawk Photograph by Dave Mills

Coopers Hawk Greeting Card by Dave Mills

Sparrow Hawk, Red Tailed Hawk, Cooper's Hawk  - Birds of Prey - Archival Feather Print

Sparrow Hawk, Red Tailed Hawk, Cooper's Hawk - Birds of Prey - Archival Feather Print

Sparrow Hawk, Red Tailed Hawk, Cooper's Hawk - Birds of Prey - Archival Feather Print - - by Jody Edwards

Cooper's Hawk in the evening. I saw many of these in desert Arizona. Smart hunters. They team up and run prey ragged. Then, they fight for the spoils. Quite a sight.

Cooper's Hawk looking for prey Legacy Park, Malibu, CA

Cooper's Hawk by secondclaw on DeviantArt

Cooper’s Hawk Accipiter cooperii Common migrant and winter resident;

Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) is a medium-sized hawk native to the North American continent and found from Southern Canada to Northern Mexico.

constant visitor in yard. Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) is a medium-sized hawk native to the North American continent and found from Southern Canada to Northern Mexico.

He greats me every morning as I walk with Willa my Springer.  I love them playful little athletes.  My dog not so much she has a phobia with these birds :) | Cooper's Hawk

He greats me every morning as I walk with Willa my Springer. I love them playful little athletes. My dog not so much she has a phobia with these birds :)

Male Cooper's Hawk with 3 chicks by Thomas Muir, via Flickr.  He is still sitting on two eggs.

Male Cooper's Hawk with 3 chicks-exactly what we had in our backyard last Spring!

Cooper's hawk (Accipiter cooperii) ~ A crow-sized hawk (males can be smaller), blue-gray on the back & head, with horizontal orange barring on the breast & belly (mature). *Very* similar to sharp-shinned hawk. Extremely fast, agile flier through thick canopies, preys on small to medium birds & occasionally small mammals. Year-round in Arkansas.

Cooper's Hawk - photo by David Powell. Hawks Pictures - Photograph of Prey From Pin Board

Found a Coopers Hawk on the patio table this morning at 11:40 and about 15 minutes after it flew away a little flock of sparrows flew out of the nearby ferns where they had been hiding! (photo by Mike Lentz.).

Coopers Hawk (Accipiter cooperii) medium size hawk native to North America from Southern Canada to Northern Mexico.

Cooper's Hawk: Its rounded wings and long tail, which acts like a rudder on a ship, help the bird to maneuver through tight spots – such as a tangle of branches – to get at its quick moving prey.

Cooper's Hawk: It has rounded wings and long tail that acts as a rudder on a ship to help the bird to maneuver through tight spots such as a tangle of branches to get at its quick moving prey.

Cooper's Hawk Identification

How to Identify a Cooper's Hawk

Tips for how to identify Cooper's hawks, including diagrams for both adult and juvenile birds, as well as a Cooper's hawk in flight.

Jim Dehnert Coopers Hawks, Accipiter cooperii; Palo Alto, California

Jim Dehnert Coopers Hawks, Accipiter cooperii; Palo Alto, California
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