|First Egg 1/13/11|
As the nite went on, trees rustled, wind whistled, and Mel and Syd and owlettes continued on their learning to catch their own food. More to follow tomorrow nite......
Tune in for the 11pm news tomorrow for highlights of early morning antics.
A: Owls’ legs have an adaptation called “rete mirabile” that minimizes heat loss. By standing on one leg, an owl reduces half the amount of heat lost through unfeathered limbs