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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

annikaml

Date

February 2, 2012 10:14 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

paloma

Date

January 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

taogirl

Date

January 28, 2015

Description

found the owl in the same area as last time but on the opposite side of a creek from me; there are no large nests in the area so wonder what is going on in terms of that

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tecolote serrano Glaucidium gnoma

Observer

abeljossafat

Date

December 20, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

snowy owl Bubo scandiacus

Observer

rbbrummitt

Date

January 28, 2015 04:30 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

naturenut

Date

January 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eastern Screech-owl Megascops asio

Observer

hanniebee

Date

January 28, 2015 10:00 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pintail

Date

February 20, 2006

Description

Seosan

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo

Observer

pintail

Date

June 19, 2005

Description

Seosan

Photos / Sounds

What

Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus

Observer

pintail

Date

December 5, 2005

Description

Seosan

Photos / Sounds

What

Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

greblos44

Date

March 6, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Eastern Screech Owl took up residence in a nesting box in our back yard. Fledged three young, with the first being seen May 14, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

lyndag

Date

January 27, 2015 05:45 PM CST

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.