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Young owls

  • Blog Post by: Jim Williams
  • April 28, 2013 - 11:12 AM

 The Great Horned Owl chicks I've been watching are beginning to look like owls. This photo was taken Sunday morning. 

There were crows and jays in the area, birds that would mob adult owls. The young birds are ignored. Perhaps they are  recognized as non-threatening in this plumage. 

 

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