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  • Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    Our Gallery FAQ North Central Texas Adult Great Horned Owl Baby Great Horned Owl Photos Erich Neupert GREAT HORNED OWL Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus The Great Horned Owl is a permanent resident of North Texas In the fall and winter they become much more vocal which makes them easy to locate and identify Our largest owl in the area with distinct feather tufts on the head Known as the Hoot owl Species information Length 23 Wingspan 45 Weight 3 4 lbs Plumage Chest is brown with black horizontal bars Wings and tail can be brown to gray with black bars Distinct discs around yellow eyes Feather tufts on top of head Habitat Found in wooded areas In the evening can be seen perched on large branches preparing to hunt Flight Perch and pounce hunters Strong consistent wing beats and the head facing forward looks flat Vocalization A soft who who who who whooo Female voice is usually higher than male Food Mammals up to rabbit and skunk Nesting Usually uses old nests from Red tailed hawks Will nest in tree cavity or on rock ledge Breeds in January here in Texas Usually 2 3 eggs that hatch in about

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/hornedowl.html (2016-05-02)
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  • Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    which makes them easy to locate and identify Species information Length 21 Wingspan 42 Weight 1 4 2 0 lbs Plumage Adults have vertical dark brown bars on their chest Wings and tail are mottled brown and white The face is quite distinguishing with a large facial dish and black eyes Habitat Found in wooded areas Flight Perch and pounce hunters Strong consistent wing beats and the head facing forward

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/barredowl.html (2016-05-02)
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  • 1st Sat in September – Migration – Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    Event Request Form Our Raptors Rescue Resources FAQ BPRC Rehabilitation Track your patient BPRC Rehabilitation Wildlife Rehabbers Helping Donate Builds its nest Adopt A Raptor Sponsorship Program Supporters Volunteers Info on Raptors Our Raptors Gallery FAQ North Central Texas Raptors FirstSat 1st Sat in September Migration 1st Sat in September Migration August 5 2015 12 15 pm Join us to learn about raptor migration How far do they go What

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/1st-sat-in-september-migration/ (2016-05-02)
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  • Rods n’ Raptors Kids’ Fishing Derby – Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    Rescue Resources FAQ BPRC Rehabilitation Track your patient BPRC Rehabilitation Wildlife Rehabbers Helping Donate Builds its nest Adopt A Raptor Sponsorship Program Supporters Volunteers Info on Raptors Our Raptors Gallery FAQ North Central Texas Raptors FirstSat Rods n Raptors Kids Fishing Derby Rods n Raptors Kids Fishing Derby May 30 2015 5 36 am WHEN June 6 2015 HOURS 8am to 12noon WHERE Brockdale Park at Lake Lavon in Lucas COST 5 per person DIRECTIONS 1625 Brockdale Park Road Brockdale Park cross streets Lucas Road FM 3286 Brockdale Park Road Take U S 75 to Allen exit Bethany Road Go east 6 1 miles Bethany becomes Lucas Road At light go east on FM 3286 approximately 0 6 miles Turn on to Brockdale Park Road and go approximately 1 mile BPRC is on the left Enjoy the outdoors and learn about the raptors of North Texas Join us for a day of outdoor fun and education about raptors Meet our raptors up close at noon for a program Bring your gear to fish all morning Prizes for age groups biggest smallest and most caught Ray Hubbard Bass Club will be here to help Enjoy our new Bird Blind see what

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/rods-n-raptors-kids-fishing-derby-2/ (2016-05-02)
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  • Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    lot 40 x 60 and culvert installation Crushed granite for surface Fairly flat surface already Gates and installation 2 gates for entrance Can be basic chain link but would prefer automatic sliding gates Cedar tree removal in area to be developed Pad site clearing and leveling for temporary building 40 x 90 Pad site clearing and leveling for education bird cages 50 x 90 Temporary building with HVAC plumbing built out to our needs Building minimum size 14 x 40 Sewer hook up 4 service Electrical Hook up drop box Water hook up 3 4 to 1 wet tap meter and box Office equipmen Security Education cages Water hook up Electrical hood up Security fencing Security system Blackland Prairie Raptor Center and the U S Army Corps of Engineers are partnering to provide North Central Texas environmental education with an emphasis on birds of prey The lease of Brockdale Park 66 acres on the western shore of Lavon Lake near Lucas provides public use space native Blackland Prairie ponds and shoreline to enhance the environmental education activities Except for individual rentals the property has been closed to the public for more than 30 years BPRC plans involve improvements comprising the addition of an education facility building interpretive trails through native Blackland Prairie installation of demonstration gardens with native species and the creation of a raptor rehabilitation center The first phase of development entails a facility to provide housing and care for our permanent non releasable education birds With this in place BPRC will increase the capabilities to educate the public about the importance of raptors in our North Texas environment The second phase focuses on education with a building situated on the existing public use space and permanent trail development with signage through Blackland Prairie The education facility will allow

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/brockdalepark_details.html (2016-05-02)
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  • News – Page 2 – Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    Falcon just took a bath She is getting ready for our First Saturday this weekend as well as a visit to IrishFest at Fair Park on Saturday and Sunday We are supposed to have sunny weather so come visit us New Walkway May 17 2015 5 42 am Our construction crew has almost finished the walkway between the office and raptor hospital Only a roof to go Thanks Reliant May

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/category/news/page/2/ (2016-05-02)
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  • Nov 14: Ribs n’ Raptor Form – Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
    Mews Medium Flight Mews Native Plant Garden BPRC News Contact Us Programs Events Next First Saturday Event Public Events Education Outreach Education Outreach Education Outreach Rates Program Event Request Form Our Raptors Rescue Resources FAQ BPRC Rehabilitation Track your patient BPRC Rehabilitation Wildlife Rehabbers Helping Donate Builds its nest Adopt A Raptor Sponsorship Program Supporters Volunteers Info on Raptors Our Raptors Gallery FAQ North Central Texas Raptors Nov 14 Ribs

    Original URL path: http://www.bpraptorcenter.org/ribsnraptor/ (2016-05-02)
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