Sentence Examples with the word barn owl

The avifauna include - among the birds of prey - the red-shouldered hawk, red-tailed hawk, marsh hawk, Cooper's hawk, sharp-shinned hawk and sparrow hawk; the great horned owl, the barn owl and the screech owl; and bald eagles are not uncommon in the mountainous regions along the larger rivers.

The socalled Egyptian eagle owl (Bubo ascalaphus) is rather rare, but the barn owl is common.