Last Updated: Jan 8th, 2011 - 16:45:13
In our special Owls collection
of Movies in the Classroom, you’ll find informative articles
about the owls from the Harry Potter films. Learn all about the
Snowy Owl, Great Horned Owl, Long-Eared Owl, Barn Owl, Eagle Owl,
Short-Eared Owl, Spotted Owl, and the California Spotted Owl. Explore
even more with our learning links.
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The Long-Eared Owl
Long-eared owls can stretch their bodies to make themselves look like tree branches!
Aug 19, 2006, 13:28 PST
The Great Horned Owl
The Great Horned owl was named for its great size and large ear tufts that look similar to horns.
Aug 19, 2006, 11:56 PST
The Barn Owl
These owls dot build nests like their relatives. Find out more about Barn Owls in this article.
Aug 19, 2006, 10:17 PST
Learning Links for the Owls of Harry Potter
These are additional links for more information on owls and the role they play in the Harry Potter movies.
Aug 19, 2006, 09:55 PST
The Snowy Owl
The Snowy Owl is by far the heaviest North American owl.
Aug 19, 2006, 09:44 PST
The California Spotted Owl
After a year-long study the California Spotted Owl does not warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act.
Aug 19, 2006, 09:40 PST
The Spotted Owl
These birds prefer age old woodlands which puts them in danger due to the logging and conservation issues in National Forests.
Aug 19, 2006, 08:17 PST
The Short-Eared Owl
Short-Eared Owls make their nests in late February and March on the ground inside small depressions surrounded by grass.
Aug 19, 2006, 07:28 PST
The Eagle Owl
Can you believe the iris of an Eagle Owl's eye is orange?
Aug 18, 2006, 08:42 PST