The barred owl (Strix varia) is a large typical owl native to North America. Best
known as the hoot owl for its distinctive call, it goes by many other names, ...
Learn how to identify Barred Owl, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls, and
watch videos. The Barred Owl's hooting call, “Who cooks for you? Who cooks ...
The Barred Owl is a fairly large owl with a large, rounded head with no ear-tufts.
The species name varia is a form of the Latin word varius, meaning diverse.
Learn all you wanted to know about barred owls with facts, pictures, videos, and
news from National Geographic.
Apr 24, 2007 ... Incredible barred owl hooting, spring courtship vocalizations "Who-cooks-for-you"
calls. Filmed in the boreal forest, northern Alberta, Canada.
Barred owls are large, round-headed, woodland owls with grey-white faces. The
plumage is grey-brown with buff-white edges and brown bars on the wings.
Learn more about the Barred owl - with amazing Barred owl videos, photos and
facts on ARKive.
Well, it's very likely that you've heard the call of the Barred Owl. The vocalization
of this owl sounds like a powerful voice that says "Who cooks for you?
Other common names: Northern Barred Owl (varia); Florida Barred Owl (georgica
); Texas Barred Owl (helveola); Hoot Owl; Wood Owl; Swamp Owl; Rain Owl; ...
Beautiful photos, excellent sound recordings and information for the Barred Owl.
This page also links to its range map, biology and natural history. A.