Date: 12/6/17 10:57 am From: Mary Peterson <m_mpeterson...> Subject: Re: Short-eared Owls
They like large expanses of tallgrass prairie. There are usually northern harriers present during the daylight hours.
From: okbirds <OKBIRDS...> on behalf of bill <billd...>
Sent: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 12:57 AM
Subject: Re: [OKBIRDS] Short-eared Owls
I've never seen one of these. Do they occur in western Ok? Any tips on finding one, habitat, etc? Thanks
enid garfield ok
Sent: Tuesday, December 05, 2017 at 8:20 PM
From: "Mary Peterson" <m_mpeterson...>
Subject: [OKBIRDS] Short-eared Owls
Today, at about 5 pm, I went east of Bartlesville on Tuxedo to the dirt road a mile east of Bison Road. I then went about 1/2 mile south and started looking. There were at least 4 short-eared owls flying around. There were also at least 2 Le Conte's sparrows, 2 sedge wrens, a northern harrier and a loggerhead shrike present in the area.