Date: 11/1/17 5:47 pm
From: Robert O'Brien <baro...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Newport beach bird
Whereas Barred has more rounded primary tips.(?)
https://photos.smugmug.com/Animals/BIRDS/OWLS/i-hnfFJpS/0/fd63f820/L/BAOWFlyingDown164291-L.jpg
Bob Obrien


On Wed, Nov 1, 2017 at 4:43 PM, Robert O'Brien <baro...> wrote:

> I've also seen SE Owls miles offshore, and I don't think they are 'lost'.
> One time one came
> into the birding boat's wake as if interested in what was going on. Then
> it continued South.
> GH owl seems right.
> See https://visitbigskymt.com/wp-content/uploads/great-horned-
> owl-pixabay.jpg
> Bob OBrien
>
>
> On Wed, Nov 1, 2017 at 4:27 PM, Isaac Denzer <bartailedgodwit...>
> wrote:
>
>> It's not a SE Owl, look at the wing pattern. To me it looks like a Barred
>> to me. Or, it could possibly a GH, but the wing stripes generally aren't so
>> prominent or dark on them, so I really doubt it is one.
>>
>> Isaac Denzer
>>
>>
>> On 11/1/2017 5:14 PM, Jeff Gilligan wrote:
>>
>> Short-eared Owl? I have seen them far at sea from cruise ships.
>>
>> Jeff Gilligan
>>
>> On Nov 1, 2017, at 3:54 PM, Russ Namitz <namitzr...> wrote:
>>
>> Not something you find in the beach everyday......
>>
>>
>> Russ Namitz
>> Newport
>>
>> Sent from my iPhone
>>
>>
>>
>>
>

 
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