This species list identifies those bird species that can be expected in Indiana. The order of this list follows the AOU Checklist of North American Birds, 7th Edition. The Barn Owl, Typical Owls Gallery contains eight species that can be expected in Indiana. The following is a list of the all eight species photographed: BARN OWL, EASTERN SCREECH OWL, GREAT HORNED OWL, SNOWY OWL, BARRED OWL, LONG-EARED OWL, SHORT-EARED OWL, NORTHERN SAW-WHET OWL.
Short-eared Owl, Chinook Mine North, November 7, 2006 at 5:30 pm; weather was 50's and overcast. There was at least one more Short-eared Owl standing about 50 yards away. Either three N. Harriers or short-eared owls were also flying nearby as I approached the area. See map for photo location.