18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Burrowing Owlet in Cape Coral, Florida.

Burrowing Owlet turning his head to look at me in Cape Coral, Florida. In 2016 the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission upgraded the status of the Florida Burrowing Owl from a Species of Special Concern to State Threatened on Florida’s Endangered and Threatened Species List.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Cape Coral, Florida, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Copyright: © Megan Lorenz