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Sharp-Shinned or Cooper's Hawk?

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I saw this hawk high up on a utility pole in Los Angeles this past weekend. I couldn't see its feet and there were no other birds around to compare its size. Is this a sharp-shinned or cooper's hawk?




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27 minutes ago, Charlie Spencer said:

Flat head, and the dark cap doesn't extend down the nape of the neck. I agree with Cooper's.

Also, in the last picture you can see that the tail is "graduated"--the outer tail feathers (on the bottom when the tail is folded) are shorter than the inner ones.

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