owl prowl

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owl prowl

A birdwatching session specifically focused on seeing owls, typically done at night. I took my two older kids on an owl prowl last weekend, and we all had a fantastic experience! I know the nature reserve hosts nighttime owl prowls throughout the summer and into early Fall.
See also: owl, prowl

owl-prowl

n. a nighttime session of owl watching. (Bird watchers humor.) We went on an owl-prowl last night and spotted a spotted owl. It was a barn owl, but we spotted it.
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There are night photography workshops, owl prowls, dark runs, and even after-dark zip-lining.
Look for owls at night with Macon County Conservation District staff during Owl Prowls at Friends Creek Conservation Area, on Saturdays, January 5 and February 23 from 9 p.m.
She enjoys attending the Allegany Nature Pilgrimage with her husband Chuck (who leads the Owl Prowls) and son Colin, who has already attended 4 pilgrimages by age 3!
Explore the nightlife in the park on an Owl Prowl or Night Hike.
It's no accident that many nature centers have live birds of prey, including owls, on display for visitors and that many birding organisations sponsor evening"owl prowls." But as awesome as it is to see an owl up close in captivity or hear one hooting in the distant dark, there's nothing like seeing one in the wild on its own terms.
The joy of spotting the magical birds on evening owl prowls is also a reward in itself.
There are lots of programs throughout summer, and then starting in September, our programs are the owl prowls. Our programs are very popular, and I get everybody from Scouts to grandma."
At Petit Jean State Park, these have included birding hikes, bird counting activities, PowerPoint presentations, "vulture watches," and "owl prowls."
I admired her willingness to attend an "owl prowl" in our park.
More importantly, impressive numbers of" people turn up with their children at dusk to look for the screechers on "owl prowls." The public's interest comes just in time for the screech-owl.
Wildflower walks, owl prowls, shorebird surveillances and salamander safaris have never been more popular.