Barred Hoot Owl- Originally only seen in the east, in the century spread to the Pacific NW and southern California. These large stocky owls nest in tree cavities in large mature forests, often near water. Average life span in the wild yrs..
Red-headed Cardinal Hawaii: This lovely 'Cardinal' is actually a member of the tanager family and is not closely related to the true cardinals. Native to northern Argentina, Bolivia, southern Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay this bird has also been introduced