Tag Archives: Great Horned Owl

Feline with Feathers

This week’s photo, taken August 29, 2016 at a private residence on Whidbey Island in Washington state, features a GREAT HORNED OWL. Monday morning, while we were finishing breakfast at our friends’ house on Whidbey Island, I glanced out the dining … Continue reading

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Owl Be Seeing You

This week’s photo, taken June 26, 2012 at Magnuson Park in NE Seattle, WA, features a LONG-EARED OWL in flight. Ok, I confess. Since moving to Seattle, I’ve got owls on the brain, so I am frequently searching for those … Continue reading

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No Freeze at Freezeout

This week’s photo, taken October 6, 2013 at Freezeout Lake near Choteau, Montana, features an AMERICAN AVOCET in winter plumage. It’s probably a male, since females have a more strongly upturned bill. We fly to Great Falls for our annual … Continue reading

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Peek-A-Boo

This week’s photo, taken August 18, 2013 on Whidbey Island, north of Seattle, WA, features a GREAT HORNED OWL keeping an eye on me. The large owl’s color and texture blend in nicely with the surrounding forest, helping to conceal … Continue reading

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Working the Night Shift

This week’s photo, taken January 24, 2013 in Discovery Park in Seattle, WA, features a GREAT HORNED OWL, lounging on a limb after working the night shift. Today, Thursday, I spend a few hours in Discovery Park, Seattle’s largest park. … Continue reading

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