Great Grey Owl

Great Grey owl (Strix nebulosa lapponica)

Great Grey owl (Strix nebulosa lapponica)

Scientific name: Strix nebulosa lapponica
Height: 610mm to 840mm
Geographical distribution: northern Europe, northern Asia, the north of America and its western mountains

Habitat: mature forest
Diet: mainly small mammals, for example voles, squirrels, small hares and also large birds
threatened in localised areas

Here are the names of the Great Grey owls we have at the sanctuary: