The spotted owl (Strix occidentalis) is a species of true owl. It is a resident species of old-growth forests in western North America, where it nests in tree…
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Evidence Of Absence: Northern Spotted Owls Are Still Vanishing From The Northwest
EVIDENCE OF ABSENCE : Northern Spotted Owls are still vanishing from the Northwest. The Northern Spotted Owl came to epitomize the struggle between logging and conservation in the Pacific Northwest during the 1990s. Despite attempts to help the species bounce back, it is just as imperiled today. Habitat loss remains an issue, but the newest challenge comes from a close cousin, calling for some agonizing decisions. Read more in The Cornell Lab's Living Bird online magazine.