Bedford hatchling barred owl

Admission Date: 6 May 2017
Outcome: Released 28 July 2017 at Whiterock Conservancy
Location of Rescue: Bedford, Taylor County
Cause of Admission / Condition: Hatchling on the ground, no nest located
Patient Status: Patient Archive

Conservation officer in SW Iowa met up with SOAR volunteer Cassie with this hatchling barred owl. This owlet was also found on the ground with no nest found nearby. This owlet is too young to be a brancher and ready to have left the nest.