Powerful Owl at Wanna Wanna Rd

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Subject: Powerful Owl at Wanna Wanna Rd
From: Graeme Clifton <>
Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2014 23:10:58 +1100
I was out side at about 9.30 tonight and heard an owl calling.  It was a call I had not heard before.  Two notes, the second slightly different to the first.  "Whoo who" or something similar repeated about 15 sec intervals.

I rang Martin Butterfield who lives about 10km East of me.  I described the call and he said "almost certainly a Powerful Owl".

I then looked up Pizzey and sure enough the description of the call fitted.

Thanks for the assistance Martin.  I am so pleased with this record, the first for me at my home patch.

Graeme Clifton
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