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Longeared Owls are silent most of the year but during breeding

Longeared Owls are silent most of the year but during breeding


“Long-eared Owls are silent most of the year, but during breeding season

Western Screech-Owl Adult is similar to Long-eared Owl

Zoom+ An adult Long-eared owl. © Robert Lin

Long-eared Owl © Peter Smith

Short-eared Owl Adult is similar to Long-eared Owl

Long-eared Owl

The perpetually skeptical-looking Long-eared owl spends its days well hidden in dense woods and then ventures out into meadows and fields to hunt during the ...

Grays Harbor Birds: Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus)

Short-eared Owl Photo by Liam McGranahan

Long-eared Owl lives in woodlands, copses, thickets and clumps of trees, small plantations in open country. Outside breeding season, they live in marshes, ...

Owl (Long-Eared) - Long-Eared Owl Habits | Young People's Trust For the Environment

Image of Long-eared owls at a winter roost in New Jersey.

The “ears” that give the long-eared owl its name are not ears at all, but tufts of feathers that help its camouflage. (Photo by Chip Gross)

Long-eared Owl (Asio otus)

... Long-eared owls breed in Europe, Asia, and North America. Their ear tufts, positioned in the centre of their head, are used to make them appear larger ...

Long-eared Owl

Short-eared owl

First Photographic Record of Long-eared Owl in India

Boundary Bay Long-Eared Owl

Short-eared owl

Great Horned Owl

Long-eared Owl Adult is similar to Short-eared Owl

Short-Eared Owl

Galapagos Short Eared Owl

Long-eared Owl (Photo: Kyle Carlsen)

“The winter owl banked just in time to pass / And save herself from breaking window glass.” – Robert Frost, “Questioning Faces”

In January, owl courtship begins

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Picture16. Long-eared Owl ...


Antarctic Peninsula

One of the lesser-known gems of winter birding in the Skagit Valley is the wealth of opportunities to see owls. The Short-eared owl (pictured above) can ...


image of range map for Long-eared Owl

20 Nocturnal Birds That Burn the Midnight Oil (Owls, Nightjars ... and Parrots?)

Wing Tips - Identifying our owls

Early spring truly is a very special time of year indeed. Even though signs of spring are often slow to arrive and indeed subtle when they do, ...

Short-eared Owl (Photo: USFWS)

Virginia's Most Mysterious Birds

On The Matter of Owls..


Short-eared Owl in winter. Photo © 2002 www.arttoday.com

They hunt mainly during the night by flying over open areas and then pounce on their prey. Occassionally they hunt from perches or from the ground.

Beware that distant barking dogs or mooing cows can sound like the hooting song of Long-eared Owls at times.

This owl is named after the long feather tufts on its head, and its diet consists of small mammals and other birds that it catches while flying low over the ...

Our son, Andy, was so excited at the dinner table that he could barely catch his breath, let alone eat. He was telling us a story about the owl pellet that ...

15 Mysterious Facts About Owls

Wild eagle-owls repeat breeding success at Burgers' Zoo


Short-eared Owl

The distinctive "ear" tufts are not ears at all.

Long-eared owl at my house; attention posture

Silent-Winged Owls of North America: common barn owl (Tyto alba), long-eared owl (Asio otus), short-eared owl (Asio flammeus)

Female lays 4 to 5 white, smooth and glossy eggs. Incubation lasts about 25 to 30 days, by female. She remains at nest all the day, but she takes short ...

Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus pole fence

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Short-eared owl (Dreamstime)

Long Eared Owl

©Luis Ortiz Catedral. ©Luis Ortiz Catedral. Galapagos short-eared owls ...

long eared owl breed

During the 39th Padilla Christmas Bird Count (2016-2017), local birders recorded 17 Great horned owls in ...

Long-eared Owl on roost by Wayne Laubscher

Long-eared Owl

"Thanksgiving and Owls" - CurrantC

Short-eared owl (Asio flammeus) A.J. Hand

Great horned owl in flight.

... Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus) | by Brian Carruthers-Dublin-Eire

Long-eared Owl

In North America, the Long-eared Owl ranges throughout Canada and the northern US, across the western states, and extending south as far as central Mexico.

The Long Eared Owl is assessed on arrival and appears alert and active!

Birdwatch: Long-eared owl

The silent life of the long-eared owl | North East wildlife guides & nature reserves | North East Life

5 adorable British owls and the best places to see them

She is browner above, and buffer below, and more heavily streaked. Juvenile has darker crown and rump, brown-black facial disc with tipped-buff feathers and ...

Iowa owl identification guide

Great Horned Owl

Long-eared Owl(Asio otus) ...

Short-eared owl


A long-eared owl camouflaged by a tree by Peter Smith

Other subspecies of Short-eared Owls can be found in places like the Galapagos Islands, Africa and Asia, Cuba, Puerto Rico, the Falkland Islands, ...

Silent Skirmish

Bubo virginianus