Owl Sound Recordings Bridgeport CT

Local resource for owl sound recordings in Bridgeport, CT. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to owl sound recordings, owl song recordings, and owl bird houses, as well as advice and content on attracting owls, owl feeders, owl types, and owl descriptions.

Heritage Hobbies
(203) 834-0441
33 Danbury Rd
Wilton, CT
 
HobbyTown USA
(203) 256-0773
Fairfield Shopping Center
Fairfield, CT
 
Al's Hobbies
(203) 846-9932
327 Main Avenue
Norwalk, CT
 
Bobby's Umpire
(203) 937-5433
413 Campbell Avenue
West Haven, CT
 
Magic Presto
(203) 924-9532
11 Wall St
Shelton, CT

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Gaming Etc
(203) 870-4867
255 Hathaway Drive Unit #2
Stratford, CT
 
Shelton Railroad Systems
(203) 924-8761
PO Box 2272 91 Center St.
Shelton, CT
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

Heritage Hobbies
(203) 834-0441
33 Danbury Road
Wilton, CT
 
HobbyTown USA
(203) 588-9843
High Ridge Center
Stamford, CT
 
Unleashed Pet Shop
(203) 292-9359
79 Unquowa Place
Fairfield, CT

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Barred Owl

Barred Owl

Strix varia L 21" (53cm)

Photo by Maslowski Wildlife Productions.

Listen to a barred owl.

The classic "eight hooter," the barred owl lives in old forests and woods along rivers, swamps, and lakes. The nest is typically in a deep hollow in a dead tree but is sometimes in old crow or hawk nests. It feeds on small mammals and invertebrates, frequently sharing a territory with red-shouldered hawks. The call, perhaps the most famous among North American owls, consists of eight sharp hoots, almost always written as who-cooks-for-you who-cooks-for-you-alllll , the last note slurred and dropping. They also give a variety of clucks, whistles, barks, and bill snapping noises, especially when an observer is near the nest. Rarely seen, it is sometimes heard calling during the day in spring. The most frequent daytime call is the last note of the common vocalization, the hoo-alll , given once or twice. Barred owls are more common than most people think but their dependence on old forests and riparian habitat makes them vulnerable.

This sound file requires RealPlayer . Bird song courtesy of Lang Elliott, NatureSound Studio . ...

Author: Bird Watcher's Digest

Copyright2010 Bird Watcher's Digest

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