Eurasian Eagle Owl
These birds can fly anywhere between 1100 g and 2500 g.

Eyass EEO image An eyass Eurasian Eagle Owl

Immature EEO image An immature Eurasian Eagle Owl

Adult EEO image An aggressive posture by an Eurasian Eagle Owl. As the bird becomes more threatened and defensive, the wings will turn up with the primaries pointed skyward and flatten into a wide profile making him seem much larger than he is.
Links
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ji_x8RU4zIo


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