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Boreal Owl

Aegolius funereus

Description:

Boreal Owl quietly roosting in a tree, waiting for the sun to set, and hunting to begin



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18 Comments

DanDeVita
DanDeVita 6 years ago

Awesome spotting!

AmyHunter
AmyHunter 6 years ago

I will never forget the first time I saw my first owl, so stately and wise. It's like seeing one for the first time, thank you so much for this.

Brilliant photo .... stunning animals!

Leah M
Leah M 6 years ago

Great photo and congrats!

HeatherMiller
HeatherMiller 7 years ago

I just saw my first owl spotting about an hour ago and was thrilled to have gotten a few shots of it. Magnificent creatures.

natureintheburbs
natureintheburbs 7 years ago

Beautiful!!

HemantKumar
HemantKumar 7 years ago

beautiful capture

Darwin26
Darwin26 7 years ago

si, hermosa foto ~ the background looks white is that Snow ? oh i see it was foto'd in Dec! duh...
Thank you,

textless
textless 7 years ago

Excellent photo!

RobinO'Donnell
RobinO'Donnell 7 years ago

Great photo and congrats!

1Sarah2
1Sarah2 7 years ago

Congratulations!!

Felicitaciones hermosa foto!!

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 7 years ago

Gongrats spotting of the day

peter
peter 7 years ago

Spotting of the Day!

"Boreal owls are largely nocturnal, though in the northern most parts of their range, they are forced to hunt during daylight because of the very short nights in summer."

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jmagunn23
jmagunn23 7 years ago

Buttyfull

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 7 years ago

Gorgeous!

Nath Vazq
Nath Vazq 7 years ago

I loves owls

Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 7 years ago

What a beautiful owl

Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Lat: 44.13, Long: -76.72

Spotted on Dec 30, 2008
Submitted on Oct 13, 2011

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