Spotted Owl Photos © Bill Schmoker

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org

Spotted Owl, Scheelite Canyon, Arizona, 8/06.

Spotted Owl nocturnal photo, Canyonlands, Utah, 3/04.

Spotted Owl nocturnal photo, Canyonlands, Utah, 3/04.

Spotted Owl, Scheelite Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Spotted Owl, Scheelite Canyon, Arizona, 7/03.

Spotted Owl itching a scratch, Scheelite Canyon, Arizona, 7/03. In this position you can see a small radio transmitter on its right leg just above the foot.

Spotted Owl, Tucson, Arizona, 3/03. This owl has the unusual habit of roosting in a tree in a suburban front yard.

Spotted Owl, Tucson, Arizona, 3/03. Researchers captured and banded the owl, determining that it is a young male bird. It resumed its roosting site despite the inconvenience of being banded.

Head close-up of Spotted Owl, Tucson, Arizona, 3/03.

All photographs copyrighted by the author. Publication-quality 300dpi versions and prints of many of the images contained in this web site are available- inquiries welcomed- email bill@schmoker.org