Owls and Nightjars

Boreal Owl




Eastern Screech-Owl (gray morph) - Steuben County, Indiana - December, 2004

Eastern Screech-Owl (red morph) - Kingsbury FWA, LaPorte County, Indiana - February, 2011 and February, 2012

Western Screech-Owl - Green Valley, Arizona - August, 1992

* Great Horned Owl (adult) - Butterbredt Spring, Mojave, California - June, 2006

Great Horned Owl (fledglings in nest) - Beverly Shores, Porter County, Indiana - May, 2005

Great Horned Owl (pale western form on nest) - Pawnee Grassland, Colorado - April, 2016

Snowy Owl (summer adult) - White County, Indiana - July, 2004

Snowy Owl (light form) - Northern Indiana

* Snowy Owl (dark form) - Michigan City Harbor, LaPorte County, IN - November, 2001 and Port of Indiana, Porter County, IN - December, 2013

Northern Hawk-owl - Sugar Island, Michigan - March, 1992

Northern Pygmy-Owl - Yellowstone National Park - June, 2012

Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl - Canelo Ranch, Raymondville, Texas - April, 1997

* Burrowing Owl - Salton Sea, California - June, 2006

Long-eared Owl - Johnson Beach, Chesterton, Indiana - April, 2003

Short-eared Owl (perched) - Lagrange County, IN - February 2007 and Kankakee Sands, IN - December, 2005

* Short-eared Owl (in flight) - Lagrange County, Indiana - February, 2007

Short-eared Owl (in flight) - Jackson, Wyoming - June, 2012

Spotted Owl - Fort Huachuca, Arizona - August, 1992

Barred Owl (with young) - Corkscrew Swamp, Florida - April, 2002

* Great Gray Owl - Sugar Island, Michigan - March, 1992 and Stoney Point, Minnesota - February, 2013

* Boreal Owl - Sax Zim Bog and Duluth, Minnesota - February, 2013

* Northern Saw-whet Owl - Beverly Shores, IN - March, 2013 and Tremont, IN - February, 2004

Barn Owl - Lagrange, Indiana - January, 2008

Lesser Nighthawk - Salton Sea, CA - June, 2006 and McAllen, TX - July, 2007

Common Nighthawk - George Lake Woodlot, Hammond, Indiana - May, 2003

Common Pauraque - Estero Llano grande State Park, Weslaco, Texas- April, 2013

Chuck-will's-widow - Dry Tortugas, Florida - April, 1996

Whip-poor-will - George Lake Woodlot, Hammond, Indiana

Whip-poor-will (juvenile) - Beverly Shores, Indiana - September, 2005

Chimney Swift - Miller Beach, Indiana - August, 2006