Date: 10/20/17 3:59 am
From: Mia Revels <0000004e74e60ce3-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Re: We got our first Northern Saw-whet Owl last night!
Thanks, John! Owl #2 was captured last night! An unbanded second-year
female.
Now if I could just get that Shackford Magic Owl Clap perfected...
:-)
Mia


On Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 2:17 PM, John Shackford <johnshackford...>
wrote:

> Good show Mia and team!
>
> John Shackford
> Edmond
>
>
> On Oct 18, 2017, at 12:51 PM, Mia Revels <0000004e74e60ce3-dmarc-
> <request...> wrote:
>
> Hello OK-birders!
>
> Last night Abbey Ramirez and Laura Courser netted our first Northern
> Saw-whet Owl of the season! It was an unbanded second year bird of unknown
> sex. Usually weight alone can identify sex, with females being larger than
> males. However, there is some overlap in weight. When they overlap you can
> usually use wing chord to figure it out. That doesn't work for some birds
> either, so you just have to go with "unknown".
>
> We are very excited to have captured one so early (19 days earlier than
> last year) and feel that it bodes well for getting lots of owls this year!!
>
> Yay!
> Mia Revels
>
>
>
>
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Professor of Biology
Northeastern State University
611 Grand Ave.
Tahlequah, Oklahoma
(918) 444-3824
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