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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Barn Owl Tyto alba

Observer

nvarvel

Date

July 27, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

gpstewart

Date

February 14, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

gpstewart

Date

February 15, 2014 11:56 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia

Observer

gpstewart

Date

October 27, 2012 10:55 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

gpstewart

Date

June 26, 2012 08:53 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Barred Owl Strix varia

Observer

gpstewart

Date

October 31, 2011

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spotted Owlet Athene brama

Observer

pranad

Date

June 21, 2013

Place

outskirts of Ranthambhore, Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan (Google, OSM)

Description

One adult from a pair which was raising chicks at the time when the photo was clicked.

Photos / Sounds

What

Flammulated Owl (Psiloscops flammeolus) Psiloscops flammeolus

Observer

damontighe

Date

July 26, 2014 09:43 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

yuchingtam

Date

May 25, 2014

Place

Taiwan (Google, OSM)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Owls Family Strigidae

Observer

hannahmageau

Date

July 22, 2014 08:10 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio

Observer

salvatoredv

Date

July 22, 2014

Place

56 Ingham Way, Pembroke, MA (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Screech-Owl Megascops kennicottii

Date

July 22, 2014 04:23 AM PDT
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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.