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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

barred owl Strix varia

Observer

pottsinonchi

Date

February 28, 2015 09:30 AM EST

Place

Onchiota (Google, OSM)

Description

flew in and landed on tree branch about 8' above ground in front yard; looked around for about 2 mins and then flew into a pine tree

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio

Observer

tengle

Date

February 28, 2015 03:43 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus

Observer

tchristensen

Date

March 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Screech-Owl Megascops kennicottii

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

March 2, 2015 11:13 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Screech-Owl Megascops kennicottii

Observer

dpom

Date

March 2, 2015

Place

Atherton (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

GHOW Bubo virginianus

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

February 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

eastern screech owl Megascops asio

Observer

joshualincoln

Date

February 15, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

snowy owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

rbbrummitt

Date

March 2, 2015 10:30 AM MST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

susanelliott

Date

March 2, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium brasilianum

Observer

wengarmon

Date

February 24, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

barred owl Strix varia

Observer

jjohns1947

Date

February 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

February 24, 2015 12:34 PM MST
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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.