Photos: Salmon-Eating Owls Revealed in Stunning Images

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Credit: © Jonathan C. Slaght, WCS Russia.
The world's largest owl requires equally huge trees, a finding that reveals that this salmon-devouring predator could be a key sign of the health of some…Read More »

of the last great forests of Russia's Far East, researchers say.

Here, limbs from an old-growth tree that crashed into a river during a storm in Primorye, Russia, disrupt the flow of water to create microhabitats suitable for young salmon, which form the prey base for the endangered Blakiston's fish owl.   Less «
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