This is a sleek adult male Cooper’s Hawk. He perched atop a typical suburban fence with a recently captured Mourning Dove held in his talons.

Cooper's Hawk - Fenced

Cooper's Hawk - Fenced

Observations Details

County Denton Carrollton - East
City Carrollton
Date Sep 19, 2013
Time of Day Morning
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Partly Cloudy
Habitat Residential-Single Family
Type of Behavior Hunting
Gender Male
Maturity Adult
Observer Parul Jackson
Main Article Cooper’s Hawk Observation Location