Spotted Owl Habitat

November 21, 2012 - 3:33 PM
FILE -- In a May 8, 2003, file photo, a northern spotted owl named Obsidian by U.S. Forest Service employees flies after an elusive mouse jumping off the end of a stick in the Deschutes National Forest near Camp Sherman, Ore. The Obama Administration’s overhaul of the strategy for saving northern spotted owls has been completed, and it nearly doubles the amount of forest designated as habitat critical to the owl’s survival four years ago by the Bush administration.(AP Photo/Don Ryan, file)