Long-eared Owl Asio otus

Pitchcott - 19th March 2006

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Photo copyright Mike Wallen

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Photos copyright Tim Watts

This Long-eared Owl was a surprise find by Ben Miller and Rob Andrews as they stopped the car to check on some Common Gulls in a field.  The owl was very obliging and not at all disturbed by birders, cars and tractors and it stayed around for several local birders to see. 

Linford - 21st January 1994

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Photos copyright Keith Mitchell

This is one of up to eight birds which were present between Jan 7th to March 22nd 1994.


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