Keep the faith Todd this owl can be had from a closer distance.
Contax N1, 70-300 at F4, Velvia 50, rated at 40 iso, full frame scan.
Phil if that is the Florida version it is the non-transient and not on the endangered list. The version in Canada is the transient version and endangered. The Biologist that took me out explained this to me so I can't take credit for the showing of knowledge.