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  • French
    • grand-duc d'Amérique
    • grand-duc d'Amérique
  • Spanish
    • Ñacurutú
    • Búho cornudo
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    • Bubo virginianus
    • Bubo magellanicus
  • English
    • Great Horned Owl
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    • GHOW

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Recent observations

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

damontighe

Date

March 25, 2015 07:15 PM PDT

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

March 25, 2015

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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dpom

Date

May 19, 2012

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No photos or sounds

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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pbnjames

Date

July 1, 2014 04:35 PM PDT

Description

Seen roosting here many times during Summer 2015.

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What

Búho cornudo Bubo virginianus

Observer

beversol

Date

March 23, 2015 06:02 PM CDT

Description

Fell from nest. Taken to rehabilitator.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

tnewman

Date

March 23, 2015

Description

Nest appears empty; Young likely fledged. There has been 1 or 2 young in nest this spring on previous visits.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

acryptozoo

Date

March 22, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Great horned owl Bubo virginianus

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gcmilly

Date

March 11, 2015

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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john8

Date

March 14, 2015 01:58 PM PDT

Description

Nesting female with chicks at Holiday Lake

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No photos or sounds

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great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

rokathgw

Date

March 14, 2015 10:44 AM PDT

Description

Heard, and Thomas saw it swoop down from tree

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No photos or sounds

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

kdon50

Date

March 19, 2015

Description

Female owl on nest

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

amandaandmike

Date

March 19, 2015 08:45 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Great Horned Owl, (Bubo virginianus), also known as the Tiger Owl, is a large owl native to the Americas. It is an adaptable bird with a vast range and is the most widely distributed true owl in the Americas.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.