Length: 14 - 20"
Habitat: Deciduous, coniferous, and mixed woodlands, typically near open areas; open woodlands; wooded edges of rivers; occasionally, urban areas.
Diet: Mostly small and medium-sized birds such as warblers, jays, and robins; sometimes, larger birds such as ruffed grouse; small mammals, including squirrels and chipmunks; occasionally, amphibians, snakes, insects.
Photos, taxonomy, description, distribution and habitat, behavior, lifespanm and conservation status. (From Wikipedia)
Cooper's Hawk in Flight
From Nature Photography by David Blevins.
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(Credit: U. S. Geological Survey)
More ID Tips for Cooper's Hawk
Breeding Bird Survey Map,
(Image credit: USGS)