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14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Barred owl juvenile perched in mossy alder branches.

A barred owl juvenile perched in mossy alder tree branches on Whidbey Island. This young owl had just finished swallowing a whole baby bird down its gullet.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 06.2016
Photo Location: Clinton, Washington, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D50
Copyright: © Declan Travis