Short-eared Owl Skull
Replica WBC-245 (Click on image to enlarge)
Short-eared Owl Skull - The short-eared owl is a medium-sized owl found throughout much of North American and Eurasia. This species inhabits marshes, prairies, grasslands, fields and tundra. Unlike most other owls, the short-eared owl is crepuscular, being most active at sundown or sunrise. This species primarily feeds on small mammals. In the winter, this species is gregarious, sometimes congregating in large groups.