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Recent observations

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Typical Owls Family Strigidae

Observer

acastilop

Date

May 22, 2015

Description

Small owl hidden in the forest.

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What

Western Screech-Owl Megascops kennicottii

Observer

dwarnecke

Date

May 28, 2015 05:20 AM MDT

Description

Heard "bouncing ball" call just at dawn near open window at home; heard bird morning before predawn as well. Frequently heard in neighborhood and 1nesting event using nest box in neighbors ironwood tree 3 years ago. No visual.

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Screech owl Megascops asio

Observer

beyondhue

Date

May 23, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

wendy_anthony

Date

May 22, 2015 10:00 PM PDT

Description

Seen during owl walk after dark - too dark for photo

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spotted owl Strix occidentalis

Observer

dhanapal

Date

December 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Spotted Owl
(Strix occidentalis)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barn Owl Tyto alba

Date

May 17, 2015 01:24 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Asio otus

Observer

torwart

Date

April 12, 2014

Place

Beijum (Google, OSM)

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What

Asio clamator Pseudoscops clamator

Observer

nicoolejnik

Date

December 10, 2010

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Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Glaucidium brasilianum

Observer

belenjd

Date

February 28, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

edwardgeorge

Date

May 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

edwardgeorge

Date

May 27, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio

Observer

juancruzado

Date

May 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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.