|Common Name:||Hawk, Sharp-shinned|
|Scientific Name:||Accipiter striatus|
|Area:||Salemtowne - Salem, Oregon|
|Date:||November 17, 2013|
Sharp-shinned Hawks are quite similar in appearance as Cooper's Hawks, but Sharp-shinned are smaller, with a more rounded head which is smaller in relation to its body, and spindly legs. An adult is shown in the above photo, below photos are of juveniles.
Salemtowne - Salem, Oregon - - - March 7, 2014
Santee Lakes - Santee, California - - - December 16, 2010
|Reference:||Kaufman Field Guide to Birds of North America by Kaufman / The Sibley Guide to Birds by Sibley||