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East Brunswick, NJ, USA
This Immature Cooper’s Hawk landed in the middle of our yard, on the lawn, and walked over to our feeders, slowly. He/she stayed on the ground near the feeders for over an hour before we lost track of him. We think he flew off. We did not witness him catching any birds. The photos were taken through the glass of our kitchen window.
Immature Cooper's Hawk, Nov. 20, 2022. East Brunswick, NJ
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