[Tweeters] Re: Short-eared owl with and without ear tufts

Dennis Paulson dennispaulson at comcast.net
Sat Mar 10 16:31:56 PST 2012


What was so interesting to me was its apparent ability to move its skin around to make that change!

Dennis

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On Mar 9, 2012, at 11:00 PM, Bill Anderson <billandersonbic at yahoo.com> wrote:


> Owls can make themselves thin to deceive predators into thinking they are just a part of the tree. That may have been what the short eared owl was doing.

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> Bill Anderson; Edmonds, WA. USA

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