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  1. Raptor - 102

    Raptor - 102

    Raptor - 102 To catch ... ... a patch of sun ... is serendipity for some Brown Fish Owl Ketupa zeylonensis Gohana Haryana India 12 Janury 2017
  2. C

    Owl - Grizedale Forest - Cumbria - England

    Owl as per photo. I only had the chance for this single shot on my phone after I stumbled out of a trail directly in front of it and it promptly flew away. Was seen today about midday in a pine plantation area of Grizedale. I guess a tawny or a short ear? or possibly a little owl, but this...
  3. M

    Let me know what you think of my bird and wildfowl artwork!

    Hi guys I’m a huge bird and wildlife lover and have spent many many years drawing all sorts of animals and feathered friends in my spare time, honing my artistic skills. This year, mostly due to the pandemic and various lockdowns I decided to create a new website to see if others liked my...
  4. Mr_K

    Winter Bird Houses

    Hello, Anyone with experience building or keeping bird houses in the winter? Tell us the kind of house, how you keep it clean and predator-free, and what birds stay or arrive in winter. PS. I attached a picture of a young hawk on my porch rail. Jumped on my lawn chair with a white stuffed owl...
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    Short-eared Owl
  6. Hibou des marais

    Hibou des marais

    Short-eared Owl
  7. Little Owl

    Little Owl

    Found in usual place, a local quarry.
  8. Barred Owl

    Barred Owl

    Barred Owl (Strix varia) Adult, likely one of the parents to the juvenile I last posted.
  9. Barred Owl

    Barred Owl

    Barred Owl (Strix varia) Juvenile. Fully grown in size but still does not have all of its adult feathers, especially on its face.
  10. Barred Owl

    Barred Owl

    Barred Owl (Strix varia)
  11. Tawny Owl

    Tawny Owl

    Tawny Owl calling any moment during day time at home !
  12. Spot-bellied Eagle Owl  / Forest Eagle Owl

    Spot-bellied Eagle Owl / Forest Eagle Owl

    A chance shot of this nocturnal bird- of- prey --- with intimidating size and blood-curdling hoots.
  13. Brown Fish Owl

    Brown Fish Owl

    Not looking his best - just got soaked in a heavy downpour..
  14. Great Grey Owl

    Great Grey Owl

    Taiga North of Norway
  15. Brown Wood Owl

    Brown Wood Owl

    stumbled upon a roosting owl while birding. Took a few shots and continue guiding my birdwatching guests along the trail in Fraser's Hill.
  16. Little Owl

    Little Owl

    Athene noctua (Scopoli, 1769)
  17. Artur-Stankiewicz-Birds


  18. Snowy Owl in Flight #2

    Snowy Owl in Flight #2

  19. Snowy Owl in Flight #1

    Snowy Owl in Flight #1

  20. Brown Fish Owl , semenowi Subspecies

    Brown Fish Owl , semenowi Subspecies

    Other names: Turkish Brown Fish Owl / Western Brown Fish Owl Ketupa zeylonensis semenowi Zarudny, 1905