Cooper’s Hawks

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Cooper’s Hawk & European Starling Encounter

2018-12-10T12:56:43+00:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Cooper’s Hawks, European Starlings, Lee Kay Ponds, Morgan County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Then the noise suddenly stopped and I saw the silhouette of a European Starling fly out of the tree with the Cooper's Hawk hot on its tail, literally.

Late Summer Juvenile Cooper’s Hawk With The Colors Of Fall

2018-09-06T05:43:17+00:00September 6th, 2018|Categories: Cooper’s Hawks, Little Dutch Hollow, Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I know, I could grumble about not being able to photograph the young Cooper's Hawk taking its prey down just feet away from my Jeep but you know what? Being there to see nature in action was enough for me.

Surprise Cooper’s Hawk in the Wasatch Mountains

2018-04-30T18:16:21+00:00April 28th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Cooper’s Hawks, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

There are days when one bird can "make" the day great for me as a bird photographer, yesterday that bird was a Cooper's Hawk in a Wasatch Mountain canyon east of Salt Lake City.