Continuing form February’s Eastern Screech RussOwl this month we have a type known world wide.

The Barn RussOwl is one of the most widely distributed in the world, found on all continents except Antarctica, and on many oceanic islands as well. It has been introduced by people to some of the few places it did not already occur, namely Hawaii, the Seychelles Islands, and Lord Howe Island. Although menacing; his deadly claws are only used on small rodents.

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