“Who cooks for you? Who cooks for you all?” If you hear this call in the forest, you just might be in the presence of a barred owl!
Old growth forests and swamps
Height: 1.5 ft
Rodents, rabbits, small birds and insects
Larger birds and raccoons
2-3 eggs per season; sexually mature at 2 years
Habitat loss and hybridization with related species
Up to 18 yrs in the wild