Owl Sound Recordings La Plata MD

Local resource for owl sound recordings in La Plata, MD. 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.

Doug's Hobby/Moran's Arts & Crafts
(301) 843-7774
2935 Crain Highway
Waldorf, MD
 
Trains Etc.
(703) 550-1779
8245-A Blacklick Road
Newington, VA
 
Whistle Stop Hobbies
(703) 549-4912
130 S Royal Street
Alexandria, VA
 
Aunt Jeni's Home Made
(301) 702-0123
PO Box 124
Temple Hills, MD

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PETCO
(301) 374-2297
3077 Waldorf Market Place
Waldorf, MD
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

G Scale Train Station
(301) 374-9341
2975 Old Washington Road
Waldorf, MD
 
Trains Etc. Inc
(703) 550-1779
8245 A Backlick Roadd
Lorton, VA
 
So Fine
(703) 299-3463
218 N. Lee Street
Alexandria, VA
Store Type
Retail/Wholesale
Prices and/or Promotions
25% discount to students

PETCO
(301) 392-0182
19 Shining Willow Way
La Plata, MD
Hours
Monday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-7:00pm

PetSmart
(301) 705-5308
3045 Festival Way
Waldorf, MD
Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:00-9:00
Sunday: 10:00-6:00

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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

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