Driftless Prairies: Native Habitat Restoration

Nature inspires awe!

Great-horned Owl

The “Great Silent Hunter” is found in a diversity of habitats and they are permanent residents. As with all species, the younger ones will move about until they find and establish their territories; owlets leave their nest at 10 months. Unique to these are that they are the earliest nesting of our owls and they have the ability to fly silently, hence earning its nickname.

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