Just now a Cooper's Hawk flew across the window at less than 10 feet away! Looks like a day of the raptors. About an hour ago the Red-tailed was scaring away hordes of starlings that were in front of the green houses on Tower road. They flew in nice patterns as the hawk mingled among them.
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