At 6:15 this morning, 2/7, Mom brought a prey item back to the nest. With its long legs and really long toes, I suspect this was another rail – the long toes help to keep them from sinking into the muck when they roam about the salt marsh. Here’s a short video that also shows the owlets and their relative sizes. What difference a day makes (or 3)!
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