Daily Archives: February 15, 2015


Baltimore 3

We’ve had the return of Monocacy which was quite a pleasant surprise. I had really been hoping one of our Maryland owls would return and she did. Monocacy had originally been trapped at Martin State Airport and relocated to Western Maryland for her safety. But she was only half of the story. The day after Monocacy was trapped, last March, we received a call from the APHIS Wildlife Services staff at the airport that they had trapped a second owl overnight. This owl, a male, was also relocated in western Maryland near Middletown in Frederick County. The release site was in a park surrounded by open farm land where we hoped he would spend the winter. It was wide open habitat with […]