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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barn Owl Tyto alba

Observer

emilianomori

Date

February 12, 2016

Place

Gabellino (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barn Owl Tyto alba

Observer

emilianomori

Date

February 12, 2016

Place

Montemassi (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barn Owl Tyto alba

Observer

emilianomori

Date

February 12, 2016

Place

Braccagni (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

gbrucks

Date

February 11, 2016 06:06 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

sambiology

Date

February 8, 2016

Description

Instead of battling traffic on I35, I took I95 down to Austin and stopped by this spot to see the burrowing owls! Thanks big time to @gpstewart and @brentano for the location! :)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 6, 2016 10:25 AM PST

Place

Descanso (Google, OSM)

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

andyjones

Date

November 29, 2013 04:27 PM EST

Description

Bubo scandiaca. Please acknowledge any use of this photo: Andy Jones.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus

Observer

andyjones

Date

November 29, 2013 01:25 PM EST

Description

Aegolius acadicus. Please acknowledge any use of this photo: Andy Jones.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

andyjones

Date

December 25, 2014 12:21 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

gerfderp

Date

February 11, 2016 02:00 PM PST

Description

I heard a pair calling together. One was very close.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

joelemerson

Date

February 10, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tawny Owl Strix aluco

Observer

zanskar

Date

May 17, 2004
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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...

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