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Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

August 1, 2013
2:20 PM

Post #9618624

Is this a sharp-shinned. Found in no. California.

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Lititz, PA
(Zone 6b)

August 4, 2013
8:26 PM

Post #9621621

What does the tail look like? Sharp shinned hawk's tail is straight across, whereas Cooper's is rounded. So I'd say check out the tail.
Kelseyville, CA
(Zone 8b)

August 5, 2013
9:11 AM

Post #9622064

Thank you Brug but the hawk was landed too close to me to see it.


United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

August 9, 2013
1:33 PM

Post #9625992

Probably Cooper's from the heavy bill, but with the tail cut off, hard to be certain


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