Owl Sound Recordings Waukesha WI

Local resource for owl sound recordings in Waukesha, WI. 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.

(414) 542-1245
244 West Main Street
Waukesha, WI
Jetco''s Hiawatha Hobbies
(262) 544-4131
1701 Summit Ave.
Waukesha, WI
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Online Store, Phone & Mail Order

Train Depot
(414) 695-2363
119 Oakton Avenue
Pewaukee, WI
HobbyTown USA
(262) 646-5755
2730 Heritage Drive
Delafield, WI
Dreamers Hobbies
(414) 425-3467
4458 South 108th Street
Greenfield, WI
Jetco's Hiawatha Hobbies
(414) 544-4131
1701 Summit Avenue
Waukesha, WI
Jetco's Hiawatha Hobbies
(262) 544-4131
2026 Silvermail Road
Pewaukee, WI
S & N's Trackside Hobbies
(262) 783-4699
3635 N. 124th Street
Brookfield, WI
Sommerfeld''s Trains and Hobbies
(262) 783-7797
12620 W. Hampton Ave.
Butler, WI
Store Type
Walk-in Store, Phone & Mail Order

HobbyTown USA
(262) 377-6666
1704 S 108th Street
West Allis, WI

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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