Eyes on Owls is a great live owl introduction class where you can find out tons of info on owls and see them in a controlled environment.
Here’s what the folks at Eyes on Owls have to say:
Have you found an owl you can’t identify?
We will try to identify the owl for you. If the owl turns out to be a rare visitor, having a documentary photo or video can validate the record.
Which owls live in New England?
Twelve species of owls have been recorded in New England, although several of them are quite rare. Click on these short accounts of the twelve species (listed in order of prevalence around New England)- Great Horned Owl, Barred Owl, Eastern Screech Owl, Northern Saw-whet Owl, Snowy Owl, Barn Owl, Short-eared Owl, Long-eared Owl, Boreal Owl, Great Gray Owl, Northern Hawk Owl, Burrowing Owl.