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[PHOTOS] Readers Capture Owls Spotted Recently in Clark

These photos are a hoot.

Clark's Oak Ridge Park has been home to plenty of wildlife, and one lucky photographer happened to catch this great shot: a small owl perched in a tree.

After we published this story, reader Donna Black sent us a photo she took recently of an different horned owl near her home on Parkway Drive. (See it in our gallery, right.)

"I took this picture about three weeks ago," writes Black. "It's not the first time I've seen him, but this time he had a partner. I believe they are a mating pair and they fly between the woods across the street from my house to the woods in Rahway Park."

Do you have any photos of wildlife amongst us in Clark or Garwood? Send to jessica.remo@patch.com.

Donna Black February 22, 2013 at 01:36 AM
I'm pretty sure that owl is a northern saw-whet owl & not a baby owl.
Jessica Remo (Editor) February 22, 2013 at 12:03 PM
I think you're right, Donna. Looks just like this one: http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Northern_Saw-whet_Owl/id Thanks for sending the photo!
Nicola CandyGurl Matear February 22, 2013 at 02:11 PM
SOOOO Beautiful Donna!
Donna Black February 25, 2013 at 05:55 PM
Thanks so much Jessica! And thank you Nicola!!!
Leslie February 25, 2013 at 06:25 PM
YaY, Donna that's great!! Your pictures are always great and its wonderful you caught a glimpse . Congratulations!
Kim Nemeth February 26, 2013 at 05:14 PM
Donna, you are my favorite bird watcher!!!
Lisa D February 27, 2013 at 10:59 AM
Donna rocks.

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