Date: 9/30/17 6:54 pm
From: Ken Chamberlain <kjchamberlain...>
Subject: [obol] Re: mystery call, Cape Lookout State Park
I agree, it is the begging call of a juvenile Great-horned Owl.
Ken Chamberlain

> On Sep 30, 2017, at 6:44 PM, Barbara Millikan <barbara.millikan...> wrote:
>
> Young great horned owl. maybe? I have heard them make that noise before fully grown.
>
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>> On Sat, Sep 30, 2017 at 6:36 PM, Bonnie Comegys <blcomegys...> wrote:
>> for the last two nights, while camped at Cape Lookout State Park, heard intermittently through the night (before the rain) a mystery caller in the trees above campsite, sometimes was calling at about 10 second intervals. think is likely a bird? suppose could be something else, but what, any ideas? first night seemed to be one vocalizer, then last night sounded like at least two, started just after got dark, so recorded a few audio/videos with the last of battery power. the bright light in some videos is the first quarter moon behind trees, and there is background ocean waves and some camping neighbor sounds.
>>
>> also there were hundreds of Brown Pelicans this past week at Cape Disappointment and Cape Lookout, was extraordinarily warm midweek at the coast.
>>
>> https://photos.app.goo.gl/wr4CrNSWshIz4T7F2
>>
>> Bonnie Comegys
>> blcomegys AT gmail.com
>> NE Portland OR, Parkrose
>

 
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