Join for FREE
It only takes a minute!
Discover the ZEISS Digital Nature Hub

Welcome to BirdForum.
BirdForum is the net's largest birding community, dedicated to wild birds and birding, and is absolutely FREE! You are most welcome to register for an account, which allows you to take part in lively discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.

What type of hawk do I have here?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rating: Thread Rating: 1 votes, 5.00 average.
Old Friday 19th September 2008, 15:36   #1
SSonnentag
Registered User
 
SSonnentag's Avatar

 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Yuma, Arizona, USA
Posts: 17
What type of hawk do I have here?

Yuma, Arizona, USA. 7:00 am eating what looks like a dove.

http://cdn-1-service.phanfare.com/im...481bdd889cb8_1
__________________
Shawn
Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III
Zeiss FL Victory 10x42
SSonnentag is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Friday 19th September 2008, 15:45   #2
Jim M.
Choose Civility

 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: USA
Posts: 6,988
Immature Cooper's Hawk. Note long tail, and thick legs (differentiating from Sharp-shinned Hawk).

Best,
Jim
__________________
My Micro 4/3 birds, insects, & other wildlife photo gallery:
https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/albums
Jim M. is offline  
Reply With Quote

BF Supporter 2013 2016 Support BirdForum With A Donation

Old Friday 19th September 2008, 18:34   #3
MLoyko
d[-_-]b
 
MLoyko's Avatar

 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: SE Pennsylvania
Posts: 3,310
Agreed with Jim

-Matt
__________________
Life List: 207 ... (as of Jan 2008)
Latest Lifer(s): Pink-footed Goose, Whip-poor-will, Harlequin Duck, Common Goldeneye
MLoyko is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Sunday 21st September 2008, 00:57   #4
SSonnentag
Registered User
 
SSonnentag's Avatar

 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: Yuma, Arizona, USA
Posts: 17
Thanks, guys!
__________________
Shawn
Canon EOS-1Ds Mark III
Zeiss FL Victory 10x42
SSonnentag is offline  
Reply With Quote
Advertisement
Reply


Thread Tools
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cape Cod, MA Hawk type bird wondering if anyone knows what it is.. pictured yesterday rebe595701 Bird Identification Q&A 3 Friday 15th August 2008 23:28
Cooper's Hawk or Sharp-Shinned Hawk? kcactionphoto Birds Of Prey 6 Monday 25th February 2008 01:07
What type of hawk is this? - Playa Del Rey, CA USA PONYRCR Bird Identification Q&A 5 Saturday 31st March 2007 05:07
What type of hawk? tsa17b Bird Identification Q&A 6 Thursday 29th December 2005 00:19
Cooper's hawk or Sharp-shinned hawk? aplomado2u Bird Identification Q&A 4 Monday 19th April 2004 19:49



Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

Help support BirdForum

Page generated in 0.09805799 seconds with 16 queries
All times are GMT. The time now is 03:29.