[Tweeters] Coopers takes a Pileated

dlmoor2 at coastaccess.com dlmoor2 at coastaccess.com
Wed Dec 16 08:42:10 PST 2015




Sure wish we could convince them to take Eurasian Collared Doves instead
of a bird like a Pileated!

Dianna Moore

Ocean Shores

On 2015-12-16 02:44, Bill Anderson wrote:


> The Cooper's must have taken the pileated by surprise, as the woodpecker is large enough to put up a good fight against the hawk.

>

> Bill Anderson; Edmonds, WA. USA

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> FROM: Rob Sandelin <robsan668 at gmail.com>

> TO: tweeters at u.washington.edu

> SENT: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 2:30 AM

> SUBJECT: [Tweeters] Coopers takes a Pileated

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> Spooked a Coopers hawk off the ground along the road of my walk this morning. As I approached the site, the dark lump of prey turned out to be Pileated woodpecker. I walked on and on my return I spooked the hawk off its breakfast a second time.

> Late in the afternoon I decided to walk back and pick up some feathers only to find the carcass gone and only a few feathers scattered here and there.

>

> Rob Sandelin

> Naturalist, Writer, retired teacher

> Snohomish County

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