Early morning Lake Bird East Tennessee

by Bev
(East Tennessee )

I am hearing 7-10 calls in the distance, equally spaced apart. Sounds like Oh Oh Oh Oh.....then a 5 second pause, and repeats. When I first heard thought it was a house alarm across the lake! My husband and I both heard and hearing again this am. We've lived here for 30 years and don't recall hearing it before.

Thanks.

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Aug 14, 2016
early morning lake bird eat tennessee
by: Brook

Depending on what time of the AM you are speaking of it could be a Great Horned owl:

https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Great_Horned_Owl/sounds

If you have a local Audubon Society or a Wildlife Care CEnter nearby you might want to give them a call and ask them too.

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