Western Screech-Owl

Megascops kennicottii

How to attract the Western Screech-Owl

Nest box | Birdbath

Description of the Western Screech-Owl

This highly cryptic forest owl is gray with black barring and streaking and distinct ‘horns.’


Learn how to identify Western and Eastern Screech-Owls using our guide!

Plants to attract the Western Screech-Owl

Grow large deciduous and coniferous trees and snags for nesting.

Range of the Western Screech-Owl

Western Screech-Owl Range Map
Western Screech-Owl