Audubon Co Hatchling Screech Owl

hatchling screech owl Admission Date: 8 May 2016
Outcome: Released, 16 June 2016, Springbrook Conservation Ed Center
Location of Rescue: Gray, IA in Audubon County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Nest destruction
Patient Status: Patient Archive

A landowner found a hatchling screech owl when surveying possible damage from a storm-damaged tree. The owlet does not appear to have any injuries and is young enough that needs to be hand-fed – is eating very well!