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Nightime hunters or nocturnal raptors they're equipped with hooked bills and sharp talons.
Their large heads, with large eyes, superb hearing and silent flight assist them in hunting at night.


In Stanley Park
Aegolius acadicus Aegolius acadicus
Saw-whet Owl, Northern

 
Bubo virginianus Bubo virginianus
Owl, Great Horned

 
Strix nebulosa Strix nebulosa
Owl, Great Gray

Strix varia Strix varia
Owl, Barred

 
 
 
 
 



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