This observation comes to us from Robin Korevaar in Dallas, Texas. Robin reports that for a few years now a screech owl has frequented her front yard, sometimes alone, often with a partner. She would see them mostly at dusk and early morning, though occasionally they would be there at mid-day. Blue jays would often give away the presence of the raptor by jeering angrily at the offending bird. One year a family of screech owls frequented her bird bath at night.

Observation Details

CountyDallas
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CityDallas
DateJan 8, 2011
Time of DayMorning
TemperatureNA
WeatherNA
HabitatResidential-Single Family
Type of BehaviorSurveying
GenderUncertain
MaturityAdult
ObserverRobin Korevaar