Battle of the Predators – Cooper’s Hawk versus Barred Owl

Originally posted on The Waterthrush Blog:
Who would win in a fight between a Cooper’s Hawk and a Barred Owl?  Hold that thought.  Now imagine it’s two owls versus one hawk.  Okay, proceed. Two nights ago, I had just finished some mowing when I heard a Barred Owl not too far away.  Then I heard…