Charl Mellin

The Northern Hawk-Owl at the Moment of Sunset by Charl Mellin

The Northern Hawk-Owl(Surnia ulula)• The Northern Hawk-Owl is a partially diurnal hunter, although it has been recorded hunting at varying times and does not appear to have a preferred hunting time. The Northern Hawk-Owl will perch and scour the immediate area for prey. The Hawk-Owl prefers open, forest-type environments when perching. These environments include sphagnum bogs and partially deforested areas. The preferred perching tree of the Northern Hawk-Owl is the spruce tree.
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