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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

naturenut

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

one of our youngster, I'm glad see that it still hanging around at the park looking very healthy and getting big

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

dreierj

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

Vocalizations a few minutes after a western screech-owl was calling. This owl was further away.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

western screech-owl Megascops kennicottii

Observer

dreierj

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

Vocalizations for about 5 minutes at 0100.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

eastern screech owl Megascops asio

Observer

svarner

Date

September 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

john8

Date

June 4, 2010 06:53 PM PDT

Description

In the desert south of Cerro Coso Community College

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

kaitlin

Date

September 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

maractwin

Date

September 18, 2014 10:05 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

hcc11

Date

September 18, 2014 11:26 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Stygian Owl Asio stygius

Observer

aldortiz4

Date

July 27, 2009

Description

Stygian owl resting at pine's dead trunk, in the Mountain Pine Ridge area in Belize.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

hcc5

Date

September 17, 2014 10:58 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

hcc8

Date

September 17, 2014 10:59 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Screech owl Megascops asio

Observer

hcc1

Date

September 17, 2014 10:46 AM EDT

Description

Orange with big eye and sharp beak

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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.