July 2015. Shrill screech, earning them the nickname 'screech owl'. Typical call (western) - Sarawak, Malaysia. Brown Hawk-Owl (Ninox scutulata) bird sounds on dibird.com. Breeding in Eurasia, Oriental Region: e Asia through Orient; can be seen in 22 countries. Best time to hear. Typical call - La Laguna Meadow, Baja California, Mexico. CC Marc Anderson. When Dick spotted the Northern Hawk-Owl Surnia ulula perched in a tree on the other side of the field, everyone sprang into action. The Northern Hawk Owl is a medium sized Owl with no ear-tufts, a whitish face and long pointed wings. This species is a part of the larger grouping of owls known as typical owls, Strigidae, which contains most species of owl.The other grouping is the barn owls, Tytonidae. Northern Hawk-Owl bird photo call … At the beginning of the spring breeding season when males screech to attract females to nest. Andaman Hawk Owl Ninox affinis. Hawk owls look like they are part hawk and part owl. Northern Hawk-Owl (Surnia ulula) bird calls and sounds on dibird.com. Rarely, it also has a soft hoot. Perhaps through the sheer power of his will, the owl did call, and an obsession with hawk-owls was born. Call. Photo Gallery (20 pictures) ... Voice: Typical male call is a rapid, melodious, purring trill of up to 14 seconds long, which consists of about 11 to 15 notes per second. Females also produce contact calls to beg males for food. Their call is also unusual and they have several. One of the calls is a screech similar to the sound hawks make. Its oval body, yellow eyes, and round face enclosed by dark parentheses are distinctly owl. ... Brown Hawk Owl Ninox scutulata. Like hawks, they also hunt during the daytime. Breeding in North America, Eurasia: n; can be seen in 35 countries. Then there is this twittering call that is among the most common of the sounds it makes. Mark pointed his parabolic dish despite Dick’s discouragement and an air temperature of -10°C. 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