1. Male, 2.
Female - May 22, 2005 - Davis
, 4. - March 6, 2004 - Tracy
Display at Gunnison Bend Reservoir, Millard County, Utah
L 16 WS 42, Large
Long gray legs, Pale tawny and white plumage, Heart-shaped white face,
Dark eyes, normally Nocturnal.
Forages for mice,
insects, bats and reptiles almost entirely by sound, flying 10
over marshes, meadows and woodlands in open farmlands, grasslands,
and suburbs. Lays 4-7 white eggs in nest in a barn, old building, tree
hollow or old burrow of woodchuck or badger or in a hole in a bank or
No nesting material is added. Will use nest box. In winter
they roost in conifers, old buildings or other places that are dark.
for rodent control.