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Vancouver, British Columbia

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Great Grey Owl

Great Grey Owl

Strix nebulosa

Weight: 925 - 1700 g. (female). 800 - 1175 g. (male)
Length: 59 - 69 cm.
Wingspan: 130 cm.
Longevity: maximum 16 years in the wild.

Status in Stanley Park:

A rare visitor - in irruption years.


The photo at left is of a captive bird, undergoing rehabilitation at O.W.L.

During the last irruption of Great Grey Owls one was present in the park over the Christmas - New Year period. I just happened to be away and missed it completely!

For more information and range, etc. I suggest a visit to Owling.com (Great Grey Owl).