Se encontró en las cercanías de Colonia Nazaret, aparentemente golpeado en pleno vuelo, el animal muestra golpes en la cabeza posiblemente del impacto con algún vehículo en movimiento- el entorno presenta al ESTE de la carretera una plantación de palmito y un parche de bosque cercano, al OESTE presenta un potrero.
Owl sitting on fence post drying his wings after a rain!
Another in my "fuzzy bird" series of photos. Watched it make three foraging attempts for rodents.
Extremely poor photo, as I had the wrong camera to attempt a night shot. See the ob linked below for the sound of this individual:
Pima County, Arizona on August 25, 2014.
Recorded on Droid phone and processed through Adobe Soundbooth.
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...