Barred owls mate for life and stay in a small territory year-round. They nest in tree cavities, but will also use human-made nest boxes.
If a young barred owl falls out of the nest it can use its talons and beak to climb back up the tree.
Mixed forests near water
Rodents, frogs, lizards, large insects
Eastern U.S./Canada, Pacific Northwest
Adults / Teens: $8.75
Ages 2 - 12: $5.75
Ages 1 & Under: FREE
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