|SNOWY OWL ON DOCK - Photograph by Julie Hyde|
The Northern Saw-Whet Owl below was also photographed this morning in the park. They are very small owls with large, rounded heads that lack ear tufts. They are about 8 inches tall and weigh around 3 ounces. By contrast, the Snowy Owl is about 25 inches long and weighs around 5 pounds.
|NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL - Photograph by Terry Smith|