Baking: Northern Saw-whet Owl

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Aegolius acadius

Length: 8-10 in Wingspan: 15-20 in Weight: 0.25-0.5 lbs

Identification:

Small owl with square head. Spotted head and back. Streaked chest. Whitish facial disk.

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Distribution:

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Range map by Neotropical Birds

Cool Facts:

Northern Saw-whet Owls are one of the most common owls in northern North America, but their reclusive habits and small size make them easy to miss. It’s also a scientific fact that they are the cutest of all owls (MacLean, personal communication).

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References:

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