First Record of a Barred Owl, Strix varia, in Labrador

Isabelle Schmelzer, Frank Phillips


A Barred Owl (Strix varia) was heard calling in central Labrador, Canada in 2001, and a dead owl was found in the same area in 2004. These are the first confirmed records for the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador.


Strix varia; Barred Owl; range; vagrant; Newfoundland and Labrador

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