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    • Bubo virginianus
    • Bubo magellanicus
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    • Great Horned Owl
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Recent observations

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What

Great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

jsoukhome

Date

October 1, 2014 01:03 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

finatic

Date

September 29, 2014 08:45 AM PDT

Description

Great Horned Owl (Bubo virginianus)recorded in Algodones Dunes September 25, 2014 on a Droid phone.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

heales14

Date

March 17, 2013

Place

VCDB (Google, OSM)

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

hfabian

Date

September 20, 2014

Description

Three adults observed.

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What

great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

mainebirder

Date

March 25, 2010

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

sundance204

Date

September 20, 2014 11:43 PM CDT

Description

Hit my car

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

September 23, 2014 09:33 AM PDT

Description

Large Great Horned Owl perching high up in a Mesquite tree.

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What

great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

danielgeorge

Date

September 21, 2014 09:04 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

chrishyde

Date

September 20, 2014 05:44 PM CDT

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What

Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

naturenut

Date

September 20, 2014

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What

great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

naturenut

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

one of our youngster, I'm glad see that it still hanging around at the park looking very healthy and getting big

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No photos or sounds

What

great horned owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

dreierj

Date

September 19, 2014

Description

Vocalizations a few minutes after a western screech-owl was calling. This owl was further away.

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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.