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    • Bubo virginianus
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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Date

May 19, 2016 12:39 PM CDT

Description

Tenia infeccion en los ojos pero ya fue tratado en una veterinaria, no se que paso despues pues se lo quedaron al tratarse de una especie protegida

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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jeckberg

Date

February 3, 2016 01:34 PM PST

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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sieranystrom

Date

March 20, 2016 12:00 AM PDT

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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plover52

Date

July 26, 2016 01:00 PM PDT

Description

Along Drakes Estero Trail. Flushed out of roadside brush. Odd to see one in the middle of the day.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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alikat

Date

July 26, 2016 07:24 PM MDT

Description

A white great horned owl?? Was not a baby, had normal feathers... What do you guys think??

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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lizlovesnature

Date

May 12, 2016 11:56 AM EDT

Description

Juvenile

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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nedrifle

Date

July 25, 2016 08:10 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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fuji37

Date

July 25, 2016 02:49 PM PDT

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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srrgr16

Date

May 27, 2016 10:31 AM MDT

Description

2 adults & 2 owlets

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

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conuropsis

Date

April 20, 2013 10:51 AM EDT

Description

Seen in a tree next to the Bronx River along the Bronx Park Rd. This was one of at least two fledglings in the area.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

conuropsis

Date

April 25, 2014 06:30 PM EDT

Description

Fledglings and adults seen at the edge of the forest next to the pond.

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Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus

Observer

conuropsis

Date

April 2, 2015 03:46 PM EDT

Description

Juvenile seen in a nest in an old willow at the edge of the pond. They nest hear most years.

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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.
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