Owls are secretive but magnificent birds. They play an important role in our environment as predators. Most of them are active at night. Eight species of owls live in or regularly visit Illinois. Use the information on this page to learn more about them. Tell us about your experiences with owls in Illinois and send photos, too! Click here for more information about the owls of Illinois!
Kids for Conservation® requests are intended for youth up to 17 years of age. Educator resources are also posted on this page.