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Wild Birds Unlimited Barred Owl Cam

Updated: March 4, 2024

We’re thrilled to announce that Mama Owl has been spotted inspecting our nesting box over the past couple of weeks. And guess what? She laid her first egg on February 26, 2024, a second egg on February 29, 2024, and a third egg on March 3, 2024.

Our live streams are up and running, ready to immerse you in the enchanting world of these magnificent creatures. Gather your friends, family or students and let’s embark on this extraordinary adventure together! Tune in now to catch all the heartwarming action, from the tender care of Mama Owl to the hatching of the egg(s) and beyond.

Learn about the history of the Owl Box here.  You can watch Barred Owl Cam highlights from previous years here.

LIVE CAM: Inside Box

LIVE CAM: Outside Box

2024 Owl Cam Timeline: 

Mama Owl Checked Out the Box: Mid-February

First Egg Laid: February 26, 2024
Second Egg Laid: February 29, 2024
Third Egg Laid: March 3, 2024

Incubation typically lasts 28 – 33 days from when the first or second egg is laid.

First Egg Hatched
Second Egg Hatched:
Third Egg Hatched:

The WBU Barred Owl Cam is a partnership between Wild Birds Unlimited and The Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Visit the lab’s All About Birds web site to learn more about Barred Owls and to check out out additional bird cams.