great grey owl


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Related to great grey owl: burrowing owl, great horned owl
  • noun

Synonyms for great grey owl

large dish-faced owl of northern North America and western Eurasia

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He has covered 8000 miles in his tundra buggy, capturing haunting images of bears, walrus, great grey owls and other natural treasures of the Arctic.
THE PHANTOM OF THE NORTH THE GREAT grey owl is also known as the great gray ghost, the phantom of the north and the bearded owl.
The great grey owl is a daytime predator and relies on hearing to locate prey under the snow," says Tim.
Keeper Zoe Sweetman with great grey owl Graphite, one of the many eye-catching creatures at the Welsh Mountain Zoo in Colwyn Bay - which is changing its name to the National Zoo of Wales Picture: JEFF PITT jp271108zoo-2
There are also two pythons, a giant bullfrog that leaps in the air to grab food, a pair of bearded dragons, an alligator snapping turtle, and a great grey owl.
GREAT grey owl Hurricane flew into big trouble when he made for the castle walls during a birds of prey display in the courtyard of the 11th century Dudley Castle at the heart of the zoological gardens.
Warren Calitz brought his Mini Sheep Show, supported by the National Farmers' Union, while 12 magnificent birds of prey including four-month-old Great Grey Owl Little Billy travelled over from Spennymoor-based Ridgeside Falconry.
THREE great grey owl chicks are getting acquainted with their surroundings at the Welsh Mountain Zoo, Colwyn Bay.
WISE GUY J Snowy owl perches on a Canadian summit HIGH 'N' FLIGHTY Bald eagle is caught in a snowstorm m SPAN-TASTIC J A great grey owl moves in for the kill DON'T ZSNATCH Albatross feeds its chick on Bird Island
The centre, in Sandiway near Northwich, is home to more than 70 birds of prey including Mistral, the sister of a great grey owl which appears alongside Hedwig in the film.
Among the other clips seen in the are one of a pack of 25 timber wolves hunting bison, a great grey owl in mid-flight and the moment a cameraman is stunned when a killer whale and her calf shoot out of an ice hole just yards from him.
The centre, in Sandiway, near Northwich, is home to more than 70 birds of prey including Mistral, the sister of a great grey owl which appears alongside Hedwig in the film.
TOUR GLIDE Great grey owl sweeps silently across frozen wastes of the North Pole COLD DISH Orca whale grabs seal OUT FOR DINNER Pack of timber wolves hunt for food PEEK VIEWING Killer whales pop up, startling cameraman FULL FLOE Diver filming beneath the thick sheet of ice
The huge feathery JAW-Croc times than faces of great grey owls focus sound to their massive ears.