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Recent observations

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What

Spotted Owlet Athene brama

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

October 20, 2014 02:57 PM IST

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No photos or sounds

Observer

samuelandre

Date

the past

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

lhankin

Date

October 19, 2014 05:06 PM MDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Northern Saw-whet Owl Aegolius acadicus

Observer

asemerdj

Date

October 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Burrowing owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

karacaselas

Date

October 14, 2014 01:24 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

northern saw-whet owl Aegolius acadicus

Observer

field_daze

Date

October 1, 2014 10:51 PM EDT

Description

Night banding! One female, it was really cool to see the UV colouration under her wings.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Screech-Owl Megascops asio

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

October 16, 2014 12:51 PM CDT

Description

This unfortunate owl was hit by a car.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

royaltyler

Date

October 16, 2014 08:18 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

melindawpajak

Date

October 14, 2014 10:41 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

danielled83

Date

October 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Morepork Ninox novaeseelandiae ssp. novaeseelandiae

Observer

bevan

Date

October 12, 2014 12:02 AM NZDT

Description

Heard call only

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Little owl Athene noctua

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

October 2, 2014

Description

11 pm in Hagley park - calling from tree then I saw it fly away

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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.