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Recent observations

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No photos or sounds

What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

stbrtshaw

Date

November 22, 2014 10:39 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Long-eared Owl Asio otus

Observer

briansullivan

Date

November 5, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

gpstewart

Date

November 21, 2014 11:09 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

keimwj

Date

November 21, 2013 01:37 PM EST

Description

21 Nov 2013.
Sandy Hook, Monmouth Co, NJ.
Found and reported earlier in the day, this beauty seems to have been moving gradually south along the beach, based upon subsequent reports.
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Photos / Sounds

What

Great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

luckypen

Date

November 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

louka101101

Date

November 20, 2014 09:34 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Glaucidium gnoma hoskinsii Glaucidium gnoma

Observer

atakamara

Date

November 8, 2014 08:43 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio

Observer

chrishyde

Date

November 20, 2014 12:14 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Verreaux's Eagle-Owl Bubo lacteus

Observer

joachim

Date

August 8, 2014

Description

Breading couple

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

vwr1

Date

October 25, 2014

Description

Deep hooting call

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

August 23, 2007 04:15 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

March 14, 2008 12:38 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Owls are a group of birds that belong to the order Strigiformes, constituting 200 extant bird of prey species. Most are solitary and nocturnal, with some exceptions (e.g., the Northern Hawk Owl). Owls hunt mostly small mammals, insects, and other birds, although a few species specialize in hunting fish. They are found in all regions of the Earth except Antarctica, most of Greenland, and some remote islands. Owls are characterized by their small beaks and wide...

No range data available.