This forum is for asking questions and providing answers on bird identification. New and visiting birders are encouraged to ask and participate.
By birdergirl
#83345
Hi Bill,

You are correct that is an immature Cooper's Hawk and the shorebird is a Greater Yellowlegs.

Here are 2 helpful articles to help you differentiate between Sharp-shinned Hawks and Cooper's Hawks and between Greater and Lesser Yellowlegs.

http://feederwatch.org/learn/tricky-bir ... nned-hawk/

http://birding.about.com/od/Tricky-Bird ... owlegs.htm

Cheers,
Mel

Wow oh Wow, what a fantastic find! I did not consi[…]

Thank you, Judy.

Eagle migration?

Sadly it was announced today that the Fraser Valle[…]

Thanks! I can't take the credit for the spot. My […]