1. May 6,
2006 - Utah State Road
68, Utah County, utah - ©Les Davis
2. June 4, 2006 - Utah State Road 68, Utah County, Utah - ©Nicky
30, 2004 - Box
Elder County, Utah - ©Nicky
Fields, Washington County, Utah - ©Carol Davis
7. Burrowing Owl Pellet - December 21, 2005 - Antelope Island Causeway,
Davis County, Utah - ©Nicky
Saratoga Springs, Utah April 10, 2012
9.5 WS 21, White Throat, Pale Eyebrows, Spotted dark brown and buff
Pale brown spotted back, Long legs.
for insects, scorpions, crayfish, mice, squirrels, prairie dogs,
amphibians, and snakes in open plains, grasslands and desert scrub.
6-11 white eggs in nest in small colonies in deserted burrow of prairie
dogs, tortoises, armadill, woodchuck, skunk or other mammal. May
dig their own burrow or enlarge an existing one. The nest is
with dung, grasses and weeds. They can be seen standing at the entrance
to their burrow. Rattlesnakes prey on owls and the owls imitate
rattling sound as a defense.