North American Map of Owls

North American Owls

A Reference for North American Owls


Owl Galleries

The main Owl photos below link to their page where all photos, video and recordings of the individual owls are found. Each owl has a complete page of photos and recordings with explanations, field notes to help identify the owls… Look for the new streaming video on these pages!

Click on the Owl Species thumbnail below to bring up each main owl page.

Barred Owl

Barred Owl

Strix Varia

Boreal Owl

Aegolius funereus
Brown Hawk Owl

Brown Hawk-Owl

Ninox scutulata

Burrowing Owl

Athene cunicularia

Eastern Screech-Owl

Megascops (Otus) asio

Elf Owl

Micrathene whitneyi

Flammulated Owl

Psiloscops flammeolus

Great Gray Owl

Strix nebulosa

Great Horned Owl

Bubo virginianus
long eared owl

Long-eared Owl

Asio otus

Mountain Pygmy-Owl

Otus flammeolus
Northern Hawk Owl

Northern Hawk Owl

Surnia ulula
Northern Pygmy-Owl

Northern Pygmy-Owl

Glaucidium californicum
Northern Saw Whet Owl

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Aegolius acadicus

Oriental Scops-Owl

Otus sunia
Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl

Ridgeway’s Pygmy-Owl

Glaucidium brasilianum
short eared owl

Short-eared Owl

Asio flammeus

Snowy Owl

Bubo scandiacus

Spotted Owl

Strix occidentalis

Western Screech-Owl

Megascops (Otus) kennicottii

Whiskered Screech-Owl

Asio flammeus