Great Horned Owl
The Great Horned Owl, also known as the Hoot Owl because of its distinctive sound, is a very prolific species, both in North America and across the globe. The Great Horned Owl is known for its distinctive voice, and its distinctive face which places emphasis on the eyes.
Scientific Name: Bubo Virginianus
Characteristics: The Great Horned Owl is a medium-sized bird. It stands approximately 17 to 25 inches tall, with a wingspan of approximately three to five feet. This bird is known for its distinctive hooting call and rimmed eyes.
Size: 5.5" W x 2" H