[Tweeters] Boreal Owl in April's yard?

Larry Schwitters leschwitters at me.com
Tue Apr 1 07:55:11 PDT 2014

It looks like April has found what looks like a Boreal Owl. Dan Reiff was up early and after it.

Larry Schwitters

On Apr 1, 2014, at 4:08 AM, April Tengmalm wrote:

> Hello all!!!

> I am so happy I have found this place. I'm looking forward to reading about all the exciting finds and maybe trying to find a few myself.


> I thought some of you might like to see a few pictures of the most exciting visitor we've had in our yard, this little owl which I believe is a Saw-Whet. Are Saw-Whet Owls common in Seattle? This is the first one I've ever seen. Its been sleeping in our yard for a few days now.


> Hopefully this works: http://imgur.com/a/vi8u2


> He or she is absolutely adorable, but I am hoping it won't hurt our songbirds? We tried to feed it mice from the pet store, but it didn't seem interested. Should I keep trying? I don't really know what to do with the mice and they give me the creeps.


> April Tengmalm

> Wedgewood (north Seattle), WA

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