Cooper’s Hawk Visit The Cooper’s Hawk is right on the deck railing. Well, someone was hungry today. A juvenile Cooper’s Hawk, wondering why the birds weren’t coming to the feeders on my deck. You can see its tail still has a white tip so it’s not nearly an adult yet. The Cooper’s Hawk tail. Next the bird flew around to the front yard and landed in the spruce, and again wondered why the birds weren’t coming to the feeders as they usually did. Up in the spruce. A juvenile Cooper’s Hawk, a predator of other birds, regularly visits my yard every winter. I try to keep as much cover growing around the feeders as possible so that the birds can take cover, but the Cooper’s Hawk is usually successful. Not filling the feeders does not make the bird go away, they were here even before I begin putting feeders in the yard. So, that’s nature. Right out front. . . . . . . . Follow me on Instagram. Visit my photography galleries on Portraits of Animals. All images used on this site are copyrighted to Bernadette E. Kazmarski unless otherwise noted and may not be used without my written permission. Please ask if you are interested in using one in a print or internet publication. If you are interested in purchasing a print of this image or a product including this image, visit my galleries of Photography on Portraits of Animals to see if I have it available already. If you don’t find it there, visit “Custom Prints” for availability and terms. I'll be more than happy to make a print for you. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Post navigation First Snow, Branches and BirdsLayers Leave a ReplyCancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.