Great Gray Owl photo Alberta, Canada
The Great Gray Owl is a majestic bird that is native to Alberta, Canada. With piercing yellow eyes and a distinctive round face, this owl is easily recognizable in the wild. As one of the largest owls in the world, the Great Gray Owl is a powerful predator that preys on small mammals and birds.
Great Gray Owl, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. Also called the Sooty Owl, Gray Owl and the Spruce Owl.
Strix nebulosa. Photo © copyright by Carl Donohue.