[CT Birds] Sharp shinned in Stamford
lc2w2kids at gmail.com
Sun Feb 14 23:49:32 EST 2016
Your post makes me think..,My daughter and I suspected a Sharp Shinned hawk
around our feeder & in Cummings park attacking parakeets in mid Nov thru to
We did get several good sightings, but no photos. We didn't share because
we weren't 100% sure.
This was the 2nd winter of visits. This winter visit was longer than last
On Feb 13, 2016 8:35 AM, "Jeffrey Sonshine via CTBirds" <
ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:
> I had what looked to me like a Sharp shinned hawk in my backyard hovering
> around my feeders. He was probably looking to make breakfast out of one of
> the flock of juncos in the backyard. He was small, about 12", long tail,
> with horizontal stripes , some bright white spots on his back. I thought
> they all went south for the season, didn't they?
> Jeffrey Sonshine, CFP
> 36 Laurel Ledge Court
> Stamford, CT 06903
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