Category Archives: Cooper’s Hawks


Hawk Inadvertently Trapped in Providence Arcade

The hawk is free now, so hopefully this information will be useful to someone dealing with a similar situation in the future. A juvenile Cooper’s Hawk was inadvertently trapped inside The Arcade last week. Nobody saw it enter, but it’s assumed to have chased a […]


Exclusive Raptor Feathers T-shirt (Birds of Prey)

Exclusive Raptor Feathers T-shirt features the following species: Top row: Red-tailed Hawk, Peregrine Falcon, Bald Eagle, Coopers Hawk, Harris’s Hawk Bottom row: Red-shouldered Hawk, Great Horned Owl, Immature Golden Eagle, Male Kestrel, Female Kestrel Available in any size, any color! CLICK HERE TO CUSTOMIZE AND […]


Anderson the Cooper’s Hawk

This juvenile Cooper’s Hawk has been posing outside my window all week. I rarely name wild animals, but since this guy is hanging around, I’ve nicknamed him Anderson Cooper. Why does he visit? For the pigeons and starlings that also perch here. © 2016 Peter […]


cooper’s hawk in providence pine tree

While walking in Providence this morning, a little hawk literally flew past my face and landed in a pine tree next to me. I don’t know if I’m lucky or just aware… © 2011 Peter Green. All rights reserved. © 2011 Peter Green. All rights […]


post office cooper’s hawk

While passing through downtown’s Burnside Park today, I observed some commotion in a tree… something was standing on a pigeon… I could see from the thick banded tail it was a cooper’s hawk. The jostling caused snow to fall on its back so he flew […]


clash of the titans: falcon vs hawk over providence

Sometimes I just get lucky… yesterday at 3pm this cooper’s hawk landed across the street from my window, so I grabbed my camera and snapped a few pictures. You can identify it as a cooper’s by the thick banded tail. Then today at 10am as […]