A new study says that wild owls' efficiency in hunting decreases up to 89 percent due to traffic noise.
Officials from the Fish and Game Commission of California on Friday has unanimously voted to list the northern spotted owl (Strix occidentalis) under the California Endangered Species Act.
An insanely adorable owl that looks like it came straight out of a fairytale has been making waves. The said bird, which has snow-white feathers and cherry red eyes, has piqued the interest of many.
Audubon's recent "BirdNote" podcast explains the peculiar head movements of owls. No, it's not just to creep out humans. There's a good reason for all that staring, twisting and bobbing.
The identification of common owls may be outdated. That is, a recent genetic analysis revealed Common Barn Owls and Short-eared Owls are more genetically diverse than previously thought.
In a partnership first, loggers in northeastern Russia are teaming up with biologists to better protect natural fish owl habitats, a major step in preserving the endangered birds.