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Bruce Williford

Fresno, CA, USA


Western Screech-owls pair bonding in their nest box. Male only entered the box with the brooding female with a prey item. Vocalizations are too cool. Both times I saw this behavior the male left with the prey item. The 5 eggs were recently laid.


Nests in boxes

Western Screech-owl male and female in box behavior.

4 responses to “Western Screech-owl male and female in box behavior.”

  1. Robyn Bailey says:

    Very cool video! Thanks for sharing.

  2. NP says:

    awesome video! do you have any tips on attracting screech owls too nest boxes?

  3. Bruce Williford says:

    I just put up two boxes and they showed up. It took a few years. I targeted screech owls and got lucky.

  4. NP says:

    cool! thanks for the help!

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