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Extinct & Almost Extinct: Northern Spotted Owl

Below is a painting with notes from my Extinct and Almost Extinct project –

Northern Spotted Owl –

threatened –

Northern Spotted Owls are about 18 inches in length and have wing spans up to four feet. 264 more words

Mark W. McGinnis

Northern Spotted Owl Populations in Rapid Decline, New Study Reports

A new Northern Spotted Owl demographic study is out and it found that the northern spotted owl is in decline across its entire range and the rate of decline is increasing. 735 more words


Houdini the Owl

Meet the elusive Houdini. I have been monitoring this owl for about 5 years now. Normally we find the birds, offer them prey and if they are nesting will fly to their nest, or young, or mate… This is how you define a spotted owls territory and thus are able to protect it from nearby logging. 43 more words

Humboldt County

Holm Owl

This guy. Ive been chasing him around for about five years, but this year I finally found him. He lives in a nice patch of old growth Douglas-fir forest on the Mad River.

Humboldt County

Feds eye more protection for northern spotted owls

Logging and post-fire salvage, along with competion from barred owls, still seen as key threats

Staff Report

FRISCO — Dinged by a double whammy of continued habitat loss and interspecies competition, the Pacific Northwest’s… 713 more words


Paper Of The Week: Loehle et al. 2015. Range-wide analysis of northern spotted owl nesting habitat relations

For my choice of paper of the week this week, I’ve selected one on species distribution modelling (SDM). SDM is becoming increasingly widely used in management and conservation, and it is often seen as a cheaper and faster alternative to conducting dedicated surveys to look for a specific species in hard-to-reach parts of the world. 274 more words


Face to Face with an Endangered Species

Listening to birds is one of the things I love about being outdoors, especially when I’m hiking alone. In spring, the avian chorus is at its peak during nesting season. 221 more words