Small but mighty
A northern pygmy owl sits on a stump in Coeur d'Alene in this photo taken by photographer Peter Hamilton of Hayden. The tiny raptor is described on peregrinefund.com: "Despite its small size, the northern pygmy owl is a voracious hunter with a particular appetite for passerines, or song birds."
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CALL FOR PHOTOS THEME: Wildlife in North Idaho
Please include names of individuals present in photo submissions.
Submit your recent photos via the CDA Press App.
Download the free app, select SUBMIT NEWS/PHOTOS from the menu, follow the instructions and hit send. After that, you can open the app on your phone anytime you want to capture a photo and send it easily and quickly.
Please include the photographer's name and hometown, as well as where and when the photo was taken.
Photos must be submitted through the CDA Press App.
Keep an eye out each week for specific calls of snapshots illustrating different aspects of life in North Idaho and the beauty of our region.