Taken 11/29/07 through the family room window one day after getting digital camera!
Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter striatus) Anchorage, AK 1/05/2009.
I caught the Hawk lying down waiting for the ambush
Patroling the bird feeders in our backyard
Photo taken Dec. 20, 2009 in my backyard.
He was sitting on my fence waiting for a sparrow lunch.
This sharp-shinned hawk is common in Northern Colorado
He had his head turned completely around.
Handsome Sharp-shinned Hawk in my garden, 18/03/2012
Sharp-shinned Hawk looking directly at me as I took the photograph. 18/03/2012
The Sharp-shinned hawk - A head like a kestrel, about 13 inches tall, eating a bird, and a squared off tail helped me identify this bird.