Length: 15-20 in Wingspan: 25-30 in Weight: 0.5-1 lbs
Rounded head with black-outlined facial disk and white spotting. Black-barred chest. Long tail.
Range map by IUCN
Northern Hawk-Owls have a classic owl face and body, but their long tail and daylight hunting habits are more reminiscent of a hawk. Though they are thought to rely more on sight to hunt, they can still hear a mouse under a foot of snow.
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