What's Got The Squirrels So Upset?

Photograph by Paul Bourgault

Photograph by Paul Bourgault

Owls are silent flyers, but Paul Bourgault heard the arrival of this one on February 1st--it was announced by "a squawking of Blue Jays and a squirrel running up a tree." This Saw-whet Owl, one of our smallest and most rarely seen owls, stayed in the backyard in Concord for twelve hours!