Western Screech Owl

Meet "Screech."  The Western Screech Owl (Megascops kennicottii) is a small owl native to North and Central America, closely related to the European Scops Owl and the North American Eastern Screech Owl. The scientific name commemorates the American naturalist Robert Kennicott. Screech is a permanent resident of the NWRC and a teaching bird. Call The primary call is an accelerating series of short whistles at an...

I Died Today

DO NOT USE POISON TO KILL RATS AND MICE Please.  Save a precious life today.  It only takes one share to spread the word. I died today. I was found by a kind, sweet woman who does wildlife rescue. I was so sick, I could barely open my eyes. She took me inside, cradling me in her warm arms, and made me warm and comfortable. I opened my eyes and looked at her and thanked her...