Barred Owls Are Back!


Watch the Barred Owls raise their young in the forests of rural Indiana.

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March 19, 2018

Early Morning Mouse Delivery On Barred Owl Cam

Although Barred Owls are generalist predators, mammals generally make up the majority of their diet, with small rodents being the primary prey. Here, the male delivers a breakfast mouse to his mate in the nest box on the Wild Birds Unlimited Barred Owl Cam.  

March 19, 2018

Red-tailed Hawks Share Incubation Responsibilities

Big Red arrives back at the nest with some more nesting material to give her mate, Arthur, a break from incubating. She keeps the egg warm and he flies off in search of some breakfast. Throughout the incubation period, which lasts about 28 days, both parents will take turns incubating the egg. In the past, Big Red has laid an egg every 2.5 to 3 days, so hopefully another egg will appear soon! 

March 19, 2018

Big Red Lays Second Egg On Red-tailed Hawk Cam!

Egg #2 is here! Watch The brown-speckled egg was unveiled to the world just minutes after BR hunkered down in the nest to lay at around 1:40 P.M. nest time. If Big Red continues her trend of laying three-egg clutches, we should expect another egg sometime in the next 2.5–3 days.