The amazing barred owl

Barred owl sightings seem to be on the rise in our area. One of the reasons may be that more people have become interested in looking for, observing and photographing owls. The barred owl is a nocturnal hunter, but this doesn’t mean you never see them resting during the day or catch them out and about at dawn and dusk. It’s possible to find them on the Lac Le Jeune Road as they emerge from the dark swampy forests … [Read more...]

Let’s look for owls

To say the least, winter is a great time to be out enjoying nature and seeking out wildlife to photograph. Getting out there with your camera gear can lead to a day to remember. One of the more magnificent creatures to look for is the great gray owl. As the days grow colder in December and January, the great gray can be found hunting for mice and voles in the early morning and late afternoon. It can also be seen … [Read more...]