Latest Owl Stories

2008-12-05 07:00:00

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Family-owned Kendall-Jackson Winery today announced a limited "green" holiday gift that offers an opportunity to adopt a wooden barn owl nesting box located on Kendall-Jackson's Hawkeye Mountain.

2008-10-06 15:00:17

BELFAST - Noted local bird authority Seth Benz will present "Embodied Silence: An Evening About Owls" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Belfast Free Library.

2008-09-23 09:00:40

* What: Brew at the Zoo, held Sept. 5 at the Denver Zoo.

2008-09-16 12:00:25

By Bill Blankenship By Bill Blankenship THE CAPITAL-JOURNAL Entertainment-seekers could drop a lot of cash in the next several days as tickets go on sale to six Topeka Performing Arts Center performances and one at the Kansas Expocentre. First on sale -- at 10 a.m.

2008-07-08 18:00:17

By John Dodge, The Olympian, Olympia, Wash. Jul. 8--The state Forest Practices Board threw its unanimous support Monday behind a group made up primarily of timber industry officials and conservationists to work on spotted owl habitat protection on private forestlands.

2008-07-06 09:00:14

:: ANIMAL WELFARE A former falconry centre that supplied owls for a Harry Potter film is being investigated by the RSPCA after concerns were raised about the welfare of the birds kept there.

2008-07-04 12:00:15

By The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash. Jul. 4--BONNERS FERRY -- A thinning project to improve the vigor of old-growth trees on the Idaho Panhandle National Forest can continue after the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco reversed an earlier court decision halting the work.

2008-07-04 00:00:17

By Candy Williams Two college students from Harrison City are gaining a new perspective on community theater this summer.

2008-06-21 03:00:21

By Kasey Fowler, Enid News & Eagle, Okla. Jun. 21--Ever wonder what to do with an injured or orphaned wild animal? Julie Miller has the answer. Bring it to her. Miller is a wildlife rehabilitator located in Breckinridge.

2006-11-14 09:13:18

Researchers are catching and banding tiny owls to learn more about their comings and goings through Indiana.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.