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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Date

October 30, 2014

Description

This Barred owl has a cataract in one of it's eyes and a damaged wing, so he spends his day here at the Beardsley Zoo where he is taken care of.

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

dpom

Date

October 29, 2014 01:20 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

rangerrich

Date

October 29, 2014 08:02 AM PDT

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

lostredwoodd

Date

June 14, 2014 06:24 PM PDT

Description

Wolf creek campground, Wolf Creek OR. Dusk

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

lostredwoodd

Date

June 16, 2014 05:49 PM PDT

Description

Wolf creek campground, wolf creek, OR

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What

Great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

chris_hass

Date

October 14, 2014 08:59 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

October 28, 2014 03:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

October 28, 2014 03:10 PM PDT

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What

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium brasilianum

Observer

ashleytubbs

Date

July 25, 2014 08:10 PM CDT

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What

NSWO Aegolius acadicus

Observer

zcota

Date

October 19, 2014

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What

NSWO Aegolius acadicus

Observer

zcota

Date

October 19, 2014

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What

short-eared owl Asio flammeus

Observer

anewman

Date

May 26, 2007
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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.