Carroll Cooper’s Hawk

Admission Date: 11 July 2015
Outcome: Released, 20 September 2015 McFarland Park, Story County
Location of Rescue: Carroll, Iowa
Cause of Admission / Condition: Left nest too soon; Parents not available
Patient Status: Patient Archive

On the way home from the Bison Day program in Plymouth County… Kay picked up a hatchling cooper’s hawk in Carroll that was found on the ground, but should have still be in the nest.


12 August 2015
This cooper's hawk is now in the flight pen.

20 July 2015
This young hawk is just now starting to eat on own.