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Common Name:Owl, Short-eared
Scientific Name:Asio flammeus
Family:Strigidae (Owls)
Area:Baskett Slough National Wildlife Refuge, Oregon
Date:February 23, 2021

photo by Beckie Hessel

Reference:The Sibley Guide to Birds by Sibley / Birds of Oregon by Burrows & Gilligan / Birds of the Willamette Valley Region by Nehls, Aversa, & Opperman / Field Guide to Birds of Oregon by Irons / Birds of the Pacific Northwest by Shewey & Blount