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A screech in the night, it might be an owl

Morro Bay Winter Bird festival Chair Chris Cameron, spoke on how to find and watch owls, learn field ID, seasonality, vocalizations, range, habitat and owling etiquette. The scary sounds you hear at night might be an owl.

Want to throw confetti on this SLO hill? Littering could cost you

San Luis Obispo, California, officials are warning hikers not to toss confetti when taking selfie photos at the Terrace Hill Open Space area. The city is threatening $500 fines to prevent people from littering.