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Bird Identification: CLOSED: Sharp-Shinned or Coopers Hawk?

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ChirpChirp
Wappingers Falls, NY

January 19, 2013
8:32 AM

Post #9390043

I initially had this down as a Coopers Hawk, but looking again I decided maybe it could be a Sharp-Shinned, and now I'm not sure!

Any thoughts much appreciated.

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Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

January 19, 2013
1:05 PM

Post #9390308

Cooper's - outer tail feathers shorter than central ones; dark cap on head; large feet.

Resin
ChirpChirp
Wappingers Falls, NY

January 19, 2013
1:22 PM

Post #9390336

Cheers Resin.

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