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Recent observations

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What

Whiskered Screech-Owl Megascops trichopsis

Observer

jaykeller

Date

August 25, 2014 09:51 PM PDT

Description

Extremely poor photo, as I had the wrong camera to attempt a night shot. See the ob linked below for the sound of this individual:
http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/851629

Photos / Sounds

What

Whiskered Screech-Owl Megascops trichopsis

Observer

finatic

Date

August 28, 2014 09:28 AM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona on August 25, 2014.

Recorded on Droid phone and processed through Adobe Soundbooth.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

markklym

Date

August 23, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Flammulated Owl Psiloscops flammeolus

Observer

sugey_garcia

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

August 27, 2014 03:17 PM PDT

Description

Heard this guy at 5am. Been quiet for a couple weeks. This morning was clear and quiet. I find you hear them at times like these. Especially when it cd

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

cspnl

Date

May 3, 2008 12:58 PM PDT

Description

At Friendship Park Nature Extravaganza, a rehabber had some animals that be dead without human assistance.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

brewbooks

Date

February 23, 2008 12:48 PM PST

Description

I was very happy to see that one of the numerous photos I took of this Great Horned Owl in a maple tree turned out. THis image was shot through my binoculars... poor mans telephoto lens.

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Strigiformes
Family: Strigidae
Genus: Bubo
Species: B. virginianus
Bubo virginianus

Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
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Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

dreierj

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

Vocalizations heard at about 5:00 AM

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Northern Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium gnoma

Observer

dreierj

Date

August 24, 2014

Description

Vocalizations heard at about 5:00 AM

Photos / Sounds

What

pearl-spotted owlet Glaucidium perlatum

Observer

muir

Date

August 14, 2014 04:57 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

cindycrawford900

Date

June 21, 2014 08:21 AM PDT

Description

Great Horned Owl perched in Blue Gum Eucalyptus trees on the border of Los Cerritos Wetlands and Gum Grove Park. These owls are often seen perching on the Gum Grove side and have been observed flying out over the "grasslands" area of Los Cerritos Wetlands "Hellman Property" and circling back to the eucs, apparently hunting.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

susancase125

Date

August 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

owl watching bird feeder

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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.